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NOTICE Changes to Benefit and Contribution Provisions Members of the public are hereby reminded that in keeping with the provisions of Social Security Amendment Act 2 of 2012 and Social Security (Amendment) Regulations—S.R.O.’s 4, 7 and 8 of 2012—the following changes are to take effect as of 1st January 2017: Increase in the Pensionable Age: […]

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NOTICE Changes to Benefit and Contribution Provisions   Members of the public are hereby reminded that in keeping with the provisions of Social Security Amendment Act 2 of 2012 and Social Security (Amendment) Regulations—S.R.O.’s 4, 7 and 8 of 2012—the following changes are to take effect as of 1st January 2016: Increase in the Pensionable […]

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In 2006 the Dominica Social Security hosted the Caricom Social Security Games (CSSG). The games, which is normally held during the Easter weekend, was conceptualized in the year 2000 by the National Insurance Sports and Cultural Club (NISCC) of Trinidad & Tobago. It emerged out of a desire to foster closer ties among members of […]

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Toward the end of December 2006, the DSS held a special Anniversary/Awards dinner to culminate its 30th Anniversary celebrations. It was a memorable occasion and several staff were recognized and commended for their efforts and performance during the years. Several staff were also awarded for long-service in the following categories:

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On a regular basis, Personnel of the Dominica Social Security conduct educational exercises with schools, employee groups and other business groups. While most of these exercises are done through our own initiative, we wish to serve notice of our availability to any civic group who would like us to apprise its members, students or constituents […]

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In December 2006, the Dominica Social Security held the first ever Social Security Stakeholders meeting in the Caribbean – if not the world.The purpose of the meeting was to provide another opportunity to inform the Dominican populace of the events and performance of the DSS, as well as to address stakeholders concerns. The meeting also […]

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As part of our efforts to recognize the contributions made by our pensioners in the development of Dominica, the DSS reintroduced its Pensioners Day in 2006. The event was attended by hundreds of pensioners who were entertained by staff and other professional artists following which they were provided with refreshments. The activity also provided retirees […]

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DSS Open Day is held to afford members of the public the opportunity to: Interact with staff Register as employers, employees or self-employed persons Renew their Social Security cards Update their personal information Obtain information pertaining to their wages and employment history Ask questions and obtain general information on the Social Security program The Open […]

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Social-Security-on-Wheels is a Motorcade/Vehicle-convoy activity in which staff members and friends of the DSS drive through the countryside sensitizing residents on the Social Security program. The convoy generally makes brief Whistle-stops in some of the villages during staff interact with villagers and brief Public Address announcements are made apprising residents of the benefits of the […]

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Our Community Outreach Activities, is a Town-hall type meeting held in a specific community to educate residents on the benefits of Social Security, and on the appropriate steps which employees and self-employed persons can take to ensure that they and their loved ones are protected under the program. The Outreach program is highly interactive, and, […]

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