If you still unemployed, and has no right to contributory benefit or unemployment allowance, may request the renta activa de inserción (RAI).

It shall seek appointment for application in the public employment service Estatal (SEPE). If a person is long-term unemployed or person with disabilities, in advance, must prove to the public employment service of his office autonomous action actively seeking employment (LSA).


  • Estar desempleado o desempleada e inscrito o inscrita como demandante de empleo, mantener dicha inscripción durante todo el período de percepción de la prestación y suscribir el commitment of activity.
  • Less than 65 years.
  • Not having monthly income in excess of own 75 % the minimum wage (SMI), excluding the proportionate share of two extraordinary pay. (Amounts for this year). income will be awarded for its Full performance or product. The appropriate performance of businesses, professional, agricultural, livestock, artistic or will be computed by the difference between income and expenditure requirements for obtaining property profit will be awarded for the difference between gains and losses.
  • If you have a spouse and/or children less than 26 or older with disabilities, or juveniles at reception, Only means meet the requirement of lack of income the amount of the income of all members of the family unit well organised, incluyéndole you, divided by the number of members, does not exceed the 75 per cent of the SMI, excluding the proportionate share of two extraordinary pay.
  • Not having been a beneficiary or beneficiaries in the RAI 365 calendar days preceding the date of application for admission to the programme, except in the case of victims of domestic violence or victims of domestic violence and persons with disabilities.
  • Not having been a beneficiary or beneficiaries of three rights the renta activa de inserción above.


People in long-term unemployment

Persons with disabilities

Emigrants returned


Victims of gender,sexual or domestic

More information on the Renta Activa de inserción (RAI)

You can get more information on the a telephone hotline to citizenship.

Duration and level

The RAI is granted for 11 months and is charged with effects of the day following the request.

The monthly amount is 80 per cent of the indicator for multi-effect Income (IPREM). (Amounts for this year)

In addition you can get other amounts:

  • If they have been victims of gender-based violence and domestic violence act and has been forced to change their residence in the twelve months preceding the application for admission to the program or during stay in this, may request additional assistance of three monthly instalments of the RAI, in a single payment minore without the duration of such income, and may not receive only once for each right of admission to the RAI.
  • If it starts to work as autonomous person or is placed and self-employed full time, the payment of RAI and has the right to aid equal to 25 per cent of the amount of the same for a maximum of 180 days, but it does not reduce the length of the RAI pending receipt.
  • By placing a time will be deducted the amount of the RAI's share of the times and the period to be perceived as long as the compatibility, will be extended at the same proportion.

The payment of the RAI is generally by monthly 30 days, from 10 and 15 the month immediately following that owes payment Was made. with some exceptionsthrough the payment in the light of the financial entity which indicate, whenever owner of the same.


In order to accede to the RAI shall submit the following documentation:

  • Official application model.
  • Identification of the applicant and, if any of the conyúge and/or children living or under their care and contained in the application (enough with the exhibition of documents):
    • Spanish and spanish: National identity document (DNI) or passport.
    • Foreign nationals and foreigners resident in spain:
      • National European Union: Certificate of registration of citizen of the european Union, containing the NIE, together with the passport or identification document in their country of origin.
      • No nacionales de la Unión Europea : Tarjeta de Identidad de Extranjero o Extranjera (TIE) y el pasaporte..
  • Any bank document which includes the account number which is a holder and where you want to receive the benefit.
  • Official family record book or certification of the Civil registration of births or family. In the case of foreign document equivalent to those mentioned above, with official translation into english.
  • If required in the employment bureau shall deliver a receipt of income. If claims as freight sons/daughters over 26 with disabilities, must provide a certificate of disability and the extent recognized issued by the INSS, by the IMSERSO or by the competent body of the autonomous community

Status persons with disabilities of equal rank or above 33 % is credited with one of the following documents:

  • Either through the resolution or certificate issued by the institute of Higher and social services (IMSERSO) or competent organ of the autonomous community concerned, either through supporting card the degree of disability.

In case of access to the programme as person migrant workers returnee it will have to provide:

  • Si regresa de un país miembro de la Unión Europea o del Espacio Económico Europeo, formulario U 1 or E- 301 .
  • In the case of emigrants of Switzerland, certificate of the labour corps that country or form Or 1 .
  • If returns of Australia, liaison form.
  • Upon returning from a country that is not a member of the European Union or of the european economic area or with the lack of the convention on protection for unemployment: Certification issued by the areas and Provincial Labour and social affairs of the Office or branch of Government at the date of return and time worked in the country of emigration.

Access to the RAI as a victim of gender violence or the victim of domestic violence this condition must pass through a judicial sentence, judicial protection order, report of the public prosecutor or the report of the social services of the competent public administration (regional or local level) or shelter, indicating that received assistance for this circumstance or certification issued by the competent body.

Since the 1 january 2022 the new administrative certification to demonstrate the status of gender-based violence, without prejudice to that it should be issued shortly to the request of the Renta Activa de inserción (RAI).
This certificate must be issued by the entities and institutions that have attributed competence in the area of the autonomous community.
The accreditation of victim status of gender-based violence does not preclude the achievement of the other requirements Royal Decree 1369 / 2006 , 24 november.

In the case of access to the RAI person as long-term unemployed or person with disabilities, previously must prove to the public employment service autonomic his office the realization of at least three actions actively seeking employment (LSA).

Only if the operator, shall provide the proof of income.

You can get more information on the a telephone hotline to citizenship.

When, how and where he tramito

The RAI may be requested once they meet the requirements of access, according to which they belong.

Payment of the amount of RAI will begin with the day following the date of application.

It may submit it through: