Payments will be made for each child under the age of 6 years, the size of the subsistence minimum.
The Cabinet of Ministers adopted a decision to start from 1 April of the mechanism of additional payments for large families, which amount to 1 700 UAH per month for each child beginning with the third, until they reach the age of six, informs Rus.Media.
About it reports a press-service of the Cabinet.
As stated by the Minister of social policy Andrei Reva, therefore, the government is implementing the initiative of the President of Petro Poroshenko about helping children in large families. According to him, the payments will be made for each child under 6 years “for the purpose of improvement of financial state, creating the appropriate conditions for education.”
“Every large family will get to the third, fourth, fifth and subsequent children up to 6 years, a monthly allowance in the amount of the subsistence minimum,” said Reva.
According to him, from 1 April allowance for each child will be 1626 UAH per month, from July 1 – 1699 UAH, from December 1 – UAH 1779.
Reva said that before the end of the year on the implementation of this initiative will need to send 2.4 billion UAH.
In turn, the Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman suggested on 1 April, the amount of aid to 1700 UAH for each child and not to change it until the end of the year. His proposal was supported.