※ Since the relevant acts were amended, the National Health Insurance Service (NHIS) has been collecting contributions for all social insurance programs (National Pension, Health Insurance, Employment Insurance, Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance) since Jan. 1, 2011.
Therefore, administrative affairs related to collecting contributions, such as the issuance of notices for the payment of contributions determined by the NPS, solicitation for the payment and disposition of arrears, are conducted by the NHIS.
Contact Information of the NHIS : 82-2-390-2000 (English Consulting)
|Voluntarily & Continuously
Workplace based Insured
(1) Additional Insured Period Granted for Childbirth (applies to a child born after Jan. 1, 2008)
An additional insured period is granted to a parent when he/she gives birth to more than two children. The average Standard Monthly Income for all insured persons over the last 3 years is used as the income for the relevant periods.
|Number of Children||2||3||4||More than 5|
|Additional Insured Period Granted||12 months||30 months||48 months||50 months|
(2) Additional Insured Period Granted in Return for Military Service (applies to a person who starts his/her military service after Jan. 1, 2008)
6 months of additional insured period is granted to a person who has successfully finished his/her military service. One half of the average Standard Monthly Income for all insured persons over the last 3 years is used as the income for the relevant periods.