Orphan and Abandoned Child Benefit


Benefit paid to a child or young person in the event of death/abandonment of both parents.


  • The child must have lost both parent through death.
  • The child attends formal education
  • To the satisfaction of the Social Services Department, the child is considered as abandoned.

Documents required:

  • Valid ID card of claimant and child
  • Birth certificate of the child
  • Death certificate of the deceased parent
  • Active bank details in which the allowance is to be transferred,
  • School confirmation letter
  • Report from Social Services Department in case of abandonment


Applicable since from birth to when the child completes full time education or formal schooling.