N.I.S Online Contribution Checking System

The online contribution checking system (O.C.C.S) shows the number of contributions for individuals registered with the National Insurance Scheme - Guyana.

The database, which is refreshed on a quarterly basis, was last updated on September 11, 2017 and reflects contributions posted up to July 15, 2017. Next database update is scheduled for December 29, 2017.

When registering, please ensure that your N.I.S. number does not include any "-" nor "/" nor spaces.


A-123 4567 should be A1234567.

Be advised that any discrepancies with your records should be reported via our online queries system found in your navigation menu, under "My Queries".

Adjustments to Rates 2017

Effective 1st January, 2017, the below rates have been adjusted:

Increase In Insurable Earnings Ceiling:

  • Monthly: from $200,000 to $220,000 per month.
  • Weekly: from $46,154 per week to $50,769 per week.

Increase in minimum Insurable Earnings Ceiling for Self Employed:

The minimum insurable earnings ceiling for self-employed persons contributing to the National Insurance Scheme will be increased from $62,400 to $68,750 per month.

Increase in Minimum Pension:

The minimum rate for Old Age and Invalidity Pensions will be increased from $25,000 to $27,500 per month.

Increase in Funeral Grant:

The amount of Funeral Grant will be increased from $36,725 to $40,398.

Employers are also reminded to download a fresh copy of the electronic schedule which has the updated insurable earnings ceilings.