National Insurance Scheme (NIS)

All employed persons who are 18 years old and over will need to have a National Insurance Scheme (NIS) number. NIS is  social security scheme, which offers financial protection to the worker and his family against loss of income arising from injury on job, incapacity, retirement, and death of the insured.

When applying, you will need to bring your passport or birth certificate with you to the nearest NIS office. Click here to download the NIS Registration Form.