The requirements on how to be eligible for SSS maternity benefits are as follows:
- You are a female member of SSS. It means you have an active SSS number. If you are not a member yet, go to your nearest SSS branch to apply.
- You you have paid at least 3 monthly contributions within the 12 months immediately BEFORE your Semester of Delivery/Contingency (childbirth or miscarriage). What is semester of contingency?
- Notify SSS of your pregnancy. To do this, you can go to your online SSS account. Click here to know how to submit maternity notification.
Steps on how to qualify for SSS maternity benefits 2022-2023
Look at the image below to know the overall steps on how to get SSS maternity benefits: