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Registration

These are the forms used for registration of Individuals, Self-Employed Persons, Voluntarily Insured Persons and Employers.

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Registration Forms Update
R1 Employers Employers to register. 09.14.2009
R1 Employer Self Self-employed or Voluntarily insured persons to register. 09.14.2009
R4 Individual Individual registration form used to procure a National Insurance Board number. 06.02.2014
R4b Supplementary
 Supplementary Form Details of Children
06.02.2014
R6b Registration Authorization
 Registration Authorization to Collect National Insurance Cards (R6) on Behalf of Registrants 16 years and over
05.14.2014

Contribution

These are the forms used for submission of monthly contributions data.

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Contribution Forms Update
Contributions Table The National Insurance Board Contributions Table. This shows the various contributions one can make in tabular form. 07.08.2014
Refund of Contributions Refund of Contributions 01.22.2013
Contribution Rates Contribution Rates 07.24.2014
C-10 File Instructions This file provides instructions for use of both of the C-10 File Spreadsheets available below. Please download and review this document before using the Form C-10 Spreadsheets. 07.24.2014
C-10 File Spreadsheet This is the downloadable C-10 File Spreadsheet. Please review the instructions above before using this spreadsheet. 09.20.2012
Hospitality Form C-10 Spreadsheet This is the downloadable C-10 File Spreadsheet. Please review the instructions above before using this spreadsheet.  07.24.2014
Non-Hospitality Form C-10 Spreadsheet This is the downloadable C-10 File Spreadsheet. Please review the instructions above before using this spreadsheet.  07.24.2014

Employers Registration for Online C10s This form is required to be completed by all employers who wish to use the Online C10 System. The form should be completed by an authorised person of the company and sent to NIB for processing. 02.09.2012

Online - C10 The Online C10 form allows you, the employer, the ability to edit, review, and add to your employee register. 09.14.2009

Self-Employed Registration for Online C10s This form is required to be completed by all self-employed persons who wish to use the Online C10 System. The form should be completed by the self-employed person and sent to NIB for processing. 02.09.2012
  Contribution Interest Collection (Notice) This notice informs you that Interest will be added to late Contribution payments. 04.04.2013 

Benefit & Assistance

These are the forms used for submission of claims Short Term Benefits, Long Term Benefits and Medicare Benefits.

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Benefit & Assistance Update
B.44 Industrial Accident Form required for submission of claims for industrial accident/injury benefit. 03.22.2013
   B.44 Self Employed Form required for submission of industrial accident for self-employed persons. 03.22.2013 
B.47 Disablement Form required for submission of claims for disablement benefit. 09.14.2009
B.51 Funeral Form required for submission of claims for funeral benefit. 09.14.2009
B.58 Retirement  This form needs to be completed to begin the process associated with Retirement Benefit. 06.21.2013
B.67 Beneficiary Deceased Form required for submission of claims for Survivors Benefit or Assistance. 09.14.2009
Med.1 Sickness_Injury Form required for submission of claims for sickness and injury benefits. 03.12.2013
Med.1A Sickness_Injury Form required for submission of claims for sickness and injury benefits when period of incapacity exceeds 26 weeks. 09.14.2009
Med.2 Maternity Form required for submission of claims for maternity benefit/grant for both before and after confinement. 09.14.2009
Med.3B Maternity Grant (Spouse) Form required for submission of claims for maternity grant, where the spouse's contributions are being used. 09.14.2009
Med.4 Employer Certificate Form required for certification or confirmation by the employer of claimants stated period of incapacity. 09.14.2009
B.75a Assistance Verification
09.14.2009
B.75b Benefit Verification Form needed for twice annual verification by pensioners in receipt of long-term Benefits. 04.30.2012
B.82 Claim For Unemployment Benefit 02.01.2011
Invalidity Benefit Claim Form Invalidity Benefit Claim Form 06.22.2010
Survivors Student Confirmation Survivors Student Confirmation amended 10.03.2011
Survivors Benefit Claim Form Survivors Benefit Claim Form amended 01.04.2011
Direct Deposit of Benefit/ Assistance to Bank Account Direct Deposit Form for direct banking 06.14.2013

Brochures

These documents help to explain various aspects of the National Insurance Program in concise, easy-to-read language

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Brochures Update
Contributions Table (Employed Persons) This shows the various contributions employed persons can make in tabular form. 07.08.2014
Contributions Table (Self-Employed Persons)  This shows the various contributions self-employed persons can make in tabular form.  07.09.2014 
Industrial Benefits This brochure explains the Industrial Benefits and how it can support you and your family in your time of need. 07.08.2014
Jitney Leaflet This leaflet is an explanation of how Jitney drivers make their contributions and subsequently qualify for benefits/assistances. 09.14.2009
Maternity Benefit This brochure explains how a woman can qualify and claim for the Maternity Benefit and Grant. 07.08.2014
Registration & Contributions This brochure explains, in a snapshot, the process of Registration and Contributions at NIB. 07.08.2014
Retirement Benefit This brochure explains what the Retirement Benefit is, the qualifying conditions, how the amount of benefit is determined, when and how to claim, and how it is paid. 07.08.2014
Self-Employed This brochure explains all that the Self-Employed person needs to know about their relationship with NIB. 07.08.2014
Sickness & Invalidity Benefit This brochure explains all qualifying conditions and method of payment for the Sickness Benefit and Invalidity Benefit. 07.08.2014
Survivors Benefit This brochure is an informational piece which describes how to claim and qualify for the Survivors' Benefit. It also breaks down the details of the payment and gives you information on how to find out more. 07.08.2014
Benefits at a Glance This leaflet gives a snapshot view of all of the

benefits and assistance provided by National Insurance.
09.14.2009
Funeral Benefit  This leaflet gives basic information on the Funeral

Benefit provisions of National Insurance.
07.08.2014
Unemployment Benefit This leaflet provides information on the newest

benefit provided by National Insurance.
07.08.2014 
Contribution Rates This leaflet provides information on the newest 
NIB Contribution Rates provided by National Insurance.
07.08.2014

Publications

These documents include Annual Reports and Actual Reports of The National Insurance Board.

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Publications Update
2001 Annual Report This is the 2001 Annual Report. 09.14.2009
2002 Annual Report This is the 2002 Annual Report. 09.14.2009
2003 Annual Report This is the 2003 Annual Report. 09.14.2009
2004 Annual Report This is the 2004 Annual Report. 09.14.2009
2005 Annual Report This is the 2005 Annual Report. 09.14.2009
2005 SSRC Report This is the Bahamian Report of the Social Security Reform Commission compiled in April, 2005. 09.14.2009
2007 Annual Report This is the 2007 Annual Report. 09.14.2009
2008 Annual Report This is the 2008 Annual Report. 09.14.2009
7th Actuarial Review This actuarial review makes 13 recommendations which are approved by the board. 09.14.2009
8th Actuarial Review This is the 8th actuarial review. 09.14.2009
2011 Annual Report  This is the 2011 Annual Report. 08.01.2012
2013 Forensic Report Grant Thornton Forensic Report into allegations against Mr. Algernon Cargill 05.27.2013
2012 Annual Report This is the 2012 Annual Report. 10.04.2013
  9th Actuarial Review This is the 9th Actuarial Review. 10.04.2013