1.4m People Set To Get Christmas Bonus Next Week

Those on PUP or Jobseekers will only be eligible if they've been receiving it for 12 months.. 

1.4 million people are set to receive the Christmas bonus next week.

More than 313 million will be paid into bank accounts by the Department of Social Protection from December 6th.

Pensioners, carers, people with disabilities, lone parents and long-term social welfare recipients are among those who'll benefit.

People on the PUP or Jobseekers will only be eligible if they've been on the payments for 12 months.. 

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