From today old age pension can be applied with “Macau One Account”
MACAO, September 20 – Starting today, eligible seniors can submit their old-age pension claims without leaving home, on the “Macau One Account” mobile app or website. The system will automatically calculate the amount of old-age pension the applicant can receive based on his actual situation and display the basic information of the applicant. Applicants only need to provide their bank details and perform facial recognition to complete the application process. The steps are simple and it is not necessary to go in person to a service point throughout the process.
Whether they are over 65, over 60 but under 65, Social Security beneficiaries affiliated before January 1, 2011 (old system) or after the date (new system), from that the beneficiary fulfills the conditions to make contributions for at least 60 months and having his habitual residence in Macao for at least seven years, he can apply for an old-age pension without leaving his home, by connecting to the mobile application or the website Internet “Macau One Account”.
After entering the old-age pension application page of “Macau One Account”, the system will display information such as the amount of old-age pension the applicant can receive, the accumulated contribution months and the age percentage. of pre-retirement. old-age pension, if applicable, depending on the actual situation of the applicant. After confirming the information, he/she will enter the app information page. The system will automatically display basic information such as applicant name and beneficiary number. The applicant only needs to select the receiving bank and fill in the personal bank account number of the MOP. If necessary, the applicant can also change their address on the records of the Social Security Fund and then upload the bank information photo showing the bank name, account name, account number and currency. After verifying that all information in the request is correct and after following the prompts to complete facial recognition, the request can be submitted successfully. The operation steps are very simple. The steps for the web version are the same, but the applicant must use a mobile device with facial recognition capability, such as a cellphone, to assist with the facial recognition step. Once the application is completed, the beneficiary can check the status of their application at any time by logging into “Macau One Account”.