Complementary to the pensions paid in April and Octoberof every year, yo u will receive supplementary payment. This supplementary payment amounts to pension paid in the months April and October including child benefit.
Pro rata Payment
The first supplementary payment will only be pro rata, if you did not continuously receive the pension during the month of the supplementary payment and during the last 5 months before that. Thereby the amount of the supplementary payment will be reduced for a sixth for each calendar month in which you did not receive pension.
The following special issue has an effect on survivor’s pensions: If the deceased person had already received pension, these months will also be calculated as months in which one received the survivor’s pension.