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NIS pensioners can have their pensions deposited to their bank and credit union accounts.

Your pension can be issued for a four-week period instead of the two-week intervals to which you are accustomed.

Please ensure that you complete the NIS Direct Deposit form with the correct bank or credit union account information. The form can be collected from the customer service desk at the Frank Walcott Building, Culloden Road or downloaded from our website.

In order to ensure that we capture your bank or credit union accounts accurately, we request that you attach the header from the bank or credit union statement to the completed direct deposit form. The part of the statements which has the financial details of your account is NOT required. The NIS Direct Deposit Form bearing your account number and the official stamp of your bank or credit union will also be accepted.

If you have any queries about being paid by direct deposit, please call our contact centre at 467-4647 or email us at You can also visit us at for further details.


Portal Customer Service Contact Information

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For all queries and concerns contact the portal team at 431-7400 ext 2540 or email us at


Get Login information for your NIS Account

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If you are interested in obtaining your user ID and password download the  Employee Online Social Security Form  or  the Employer Online Social Security form from the homepage or collect it from our Offices on Culloden Road.

Complete the form and bring your picture identification (ID card or passport) and provide us with an active e-mail address. This is necessary for security purposes.   Within a two week period, we will send you a password to the e-mail address provided.


Employers, here is how to submit your Earnings Online

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The National Insurance Office has just added a new feature to the Barbados Social Security Internet Service.

Employers can now submit an electronic earnings file generated from the payroll package.

The new facility also allows employers to access a pre-filled as well as a blank earnings schedule and submit them.

Please note however that after September 1, 2007, earnings will not be accepted via e-mail.

If you are interested in signing up for the Service, please visit our download the form. The form must be completed and you must bring your picture identification to our Office on Culloden road with an active e-mail address. This is necessary for security purposes.


NIS Insurable Earnings

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Insurable Earnings

Please note that the maximum insurable earnings for weekly and monthly paid workers are:

Weekly paid workers – $1,112 per week.

Monthly paid workers – $4,820 per month.