AIO supplement in brief

If you do not get an AOW pension, or you get less than a full AOW pension, you may be able to get an AIO supplement. 

The AIO supplement can bring your income up to the level of the guaranteed minimum income. That is the minimum amount of income needed for an acceptable standard of living.

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Check whether you can get an AIO supplement

Whether you can get an AIO supplement depends on your situation.

What are the conditions?

You can get an AIO supplement if: 

  • you have reached your AOW pension age
  • you live in the Netherlands
  • you do not get an AOW pension, or you get less than a full AOW pension
  • you have almost no income or assets

What is the AOW pension age?

This is the age you can start receiving your AOW pension. The exact date depends on your date of birth. You can only get an AIO supplement after you have reached your AOW pension age.

How much AIO supplement can you get?

The amount of AIO supplement you can get depends on your situation. For example, if you live alone, or if you live with another adult. Or if you share a house with 2 or more other people.

Do the AIO check

If you think you qualify for an AIO supplement, do the AIO check first. 

Answer a few questions to see whether you can get an AIO supplement. If the AIO supplement is for you, you can apply for it immediately.

What are the conditions?

You can get an AIO supplement if:

  • your partner has not started receiving an AOW pension
  • you and your partner have little or no income besides your AOW pension
  • you and your partner do not have more than a certain amount in assets

How much AIO supplement can you get?

The amount of AIO supplement you can get depends on your situation. For example, if you live alone, or if you live with another adult. Or if you share a house with 2 or more other people.