Minimum amounts for old-age and other pensions

In order to receive the minimum pension, a retiree must have sufficient insurance period (contributory and non-contributory): 20 years (woman) or 25 years (man).

As from 1 March 2021, the minimum benefits have been paid at a monthly rate of:

old-age pension PLN 1,250.88
disability pension (complete incapacity for work) PLN 1,250.88
survivors’ pension PLN 1,250.88
disability pension (partial incapacity for work) PLN 938.16

 

Minimum disability pensions in respect of an accident at work or occupational disease and work accident pensions for survivors are 20% higher than the above amounts and they amount to:

  • PLN 1,501.06 – disability pension in respect of complete incapacity for work due to an accident at work or occupational disease and a work accident pension for survivors,
  • PLN 1,125.79 – disability pension in respect of partial incapacity for work due to an accident at work or occupational disease.