Parental Allowance

The parental allowance is a type of state social benefit paid by the state to the entitled person for providing due care to the child. Upon meeting certain conditions, even a foreigner with a temporary or permanent residence on the territory of the Slovak Republic is entitled to receive the allowance. 

A person entitled to receive the parental allowance is:

Conditions for granting the entitlement are:

 For the purpose of receiving a parental allowance, the term child refers to the following:

The entitlement can be claimed only by one entitled person as agreed, if:

 The entitlement cannot be claimed:

Amount of benefit



The parental allowance application must be accompanied by the following documents: