Member Benefits

Financial Services
and Benefits for Members

Download the Benefits Claim Form HERE

Dental Benefit
Members may claim 50% of the cost of treatment as indicated:2 months completed membership: €65.00
2 to 5 years completed membership: €140.00
Over five years completed membership: €240.00
Members may claim DENTAL benefit during the calendar year,
from January 1st to December 31st. Download the Benefits Claim Form HERE

Optical Benefit
Members may claim 50% of the cost of treatment as indicated:
2 months completed membership: €65.00
2 to 5 years completed membership: €140.00
Over five years completed membership: €240.00
Members may claim OPTICAL benefit over the course of 2 consecutive calendar years. Download the Benefits Claim Form HERE

Mortality Assistance
€4,000 paid to your next of kin. Download the Claim Form HERE

Funeral Expenses
A maximum assistance of €850 will be provided to a member who has lost a spouse or partner or dependent son or daughter. Full details available upon application. Download the Claim Form HERE

Hospital Assistance
Hospital benefit is €35.00 per day for the first 5 days and €13 per day thereafter subject to a maximum of €900 per annum for an in-patient stay in hospital. Excludes Maternity Cover. Download the Benefits Claim Form HERE

Special Assistance Benefit
On a discretionary basis the union’s Finance & General Purposes Committee will consider claims for financial assistance to help cover the costs associated with alternative medicine, prosthesis, cancer care etc. Payment will be made following approval of the F&GPC’s recommendation of the appropriate benefit by the Executive Committee. Members seeking benefit under this section will be asked to provide written evidence of all other claims being made/benefits received in connection with their claim.
As part of its membership subscription the union provides many services, along with a benefit scheme for all members with over two months membership in the Union. The CPSU has an excellent range of Financial Services and Benefits which are exclusive to members:
Members pay 1% of basic pay and for this the Union provides a wide range of Benefits. Download the Benefits Claim Form HERE

Cancer Screening
€50 towards the cost of Cancer Screening.
Note: Union Rule 13 places a maximum limit of €3,174.35
on all assistance that can be claimed over the lifetime of an individual member. Please Note: claims must be sent into Head Office within the calendar year that treatment has taken. Download the Claim Form HERE

Educational Bursary
Download the Bursary Claim Form HERE

Legal Advisory Scheme
For further information contact Head Office.
Tel: 01 676 5394 or by email: headoffice@cpsu.ie

Car and Home Insurance
In association with Glennon the Union have arranged specially negotiated Car and Home Insurance Schemes with Exclusive features for our members and their spouses or partners in the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom. For further information contact Glennon on 01 7075800 or alternatively get a quote and buy online at cpsu.glennons.ie.

Income Continuance Plan
An Income Continuance plan is available which provides low cost salary protection. For further information contact Lyons Financial Services: Tel 01 801 5808  MORE

AVC Plans
The Union also has an Additional Voluntary Contribution Scheme + Life Assurance Plan. For further information contact Lyons Financial Services: Tel 01 801 5808 MORE

Mortgage Services Package
A comprehensive mortgage services package including
competitive interest rates, mortgage protection insurance and reduced legal costs is provided by Lyons Financial Services.
Tel: 01 801 5808 or email: query@lyonsfinancial.ie

Financial Review Service
This service is available for CPSU members with Lyons
Financial Services. Contact Lyons Financial Services at 01 801 5808 MORE

Travel Insurance
Contact Prestige on 1890 808666

Download the Benefits Claim Form HERE