Financial Support



Financial support is a direct government financial support for low-income persons, to participate in alleviating burdens of living in accordance with specified standards.

The Ministry of Labour and Social development was charged to supervise the disbursement process in collaboration with E-government authority and the central information agency plus a number of concerned bodies


Registration is applicable through submitting a request to the registration and social services at all social centres, distributed all over the governorates in the Kingdom of Bahrain.


Conditions and criteria:

  • The applicant must be Bahraini citizen.
  • The applicant must be head of family.
  • The applicant must be a permanent resident of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
  • The head of family's total monthly earning must not exceed 1000 BD (Bahraini dinars).
  • The entire real estate is not taken into account, but it included under the total income of the head of family.
  • It is permitted to have one commercial registration of one branch  for small businesses

Documents Required:

  1. The applicant’s valid identity card
  2. The applicant’s original bank statement, including the international bank account number.
  3. The divorce decree and the custody agreement in case of a divorce.
  4. Provision of transaction number/entity’s number, amount of income statement from the office of documentation, only for holder of business register
  5. The salary certificate or pension statement must be obtaining in case the applicant uncertain of his registered amount of income in general Organization for Social Insurance.


  • All requests are recorded into the electronic system, by the community centre social workers. The request considered as accepted in case the all pre-registered data in government agencies are updated.
  • The designated amount is deposited into the beneficiary's account, by the 15th of each month, at all local banks.

Contact us:


In order to communicate with specialists in Social Assistance Directorate
Social Development Centre e-mail Contact no.
IbnKhaldoon Social Development Centre 17102376
Muharraq Social Development Centre 17102375
Sitra Social Development Centre 17102374
Riffa Social Development Centre 17102371
Manama Social Development Centre 17102348
JidHaffs Social Development Centre 17102349
Hamad Town Social Development Centre


Abdulla bin Yousif Fakhro Social Development Centre 17102372


You can also forward your requests in the social assistance systems through the system of communication "Tawasul" (
In addition, you can view the details of all government support amounts through the online service link (










































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































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