the Russians gave advice on best time to apply for child payments. The details about this told the publication a source in the Pension Fund of Russia (PFR).

the interlocutor of the edition was advised to apply for payment not earlier than may 15. He explained that at the moment the portal is overloaded due , a large flow of visitors and does not work in full.

Tools for design of payments for children launched on 12 may. Apply for obtaining it will be possible before 1 October.

Additional lump sum payments to families with children was approved by presidential decree of Vladimir Putin on the background of the epidemic of the coronavirus. For each child aged 3 to 16 years put ten thousand rubles, up to 3 years — five thousand. According to estimates of the Ministry of labor, support from the state will receive nearly 1.7 million families.