Old Age Pension and Child Grants

Q: Are muslims allowed to accept the old age pension given to them by the government and is it permissibe to accept child grants given to umemployed parents for their children, by the government?

A: It is permissible for Muslims to accept the old age pension and child grants given to them by the government.




Mufti Shafiq Jakhura

Iftaa Department, Darul Ihsan Islamic Services Centre