FAQs Pension Benefits

The law provides beneficiaries of pension benefits in case the affiliate dies and these are restricted to spouses, orphans, and parents in case the deceased does not have a spouse or any child.

Article 27 of the law No06/2003 of 22/03/2003 modifying the law of August 22, 1974 concerning organization of social security in Rwanda states that; “If the beneficiary has two or several pensions or allowances, he will receive the bigger amount plus, a half of the others. Nevertheless, the orphan of both parents is entitled to the totality of those social security benefits.”