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national insurance

n
(Insurance) (in Britain) state insurance based on weekly contributions from employees and employers and providing payments to the unemployed, the sick, the retired, etc, as well as medical services. See also social security
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Noun1.National Insurance - social insurance program in Britainnational insurance - social insurance program in Britain; based on contributions from employers and employees; provides payments to unemployed and sick and retired people as well as medical services
social insurance - government provision for unemployed, injured, or aged people; financed by contributions from employers and employees as well as by government revenue
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National Insurance

n (Brit) → Previdenza Sociale
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Chipped ID cards should be issued immediately, along the lines of the medical card everybody used to hold, to everybody on the electoral roll or NI number, to be produced when required.
So employee addresses, date of birth, and the correct NI number.
Without an NI number, it is impossible to earn legal wages, pay taxes or receive benefits.
All they have to do is come here and sell the Big Issue on our high streets for six weeks and then are able to apply for NI number to claim benefits.
Demonstrators claim Silviou Pungaru has been unable to secure a NI number to allow him to work as JobCentre staff have refused to recognise him as self-employed.
Credit card details of UK, US and EU account holders, together with the 3-digit security code, cost less than $5 for 10 cards on the malware black market, while debit card information of Russian personal bank accounts, including scans of the account holder s passport & NI number, passwords and online banking information, costs just $195 for 50 cards.
The Times quoted a memo from the Identity and Security Branch of Jobcentre Plus which says: "Where DWP (Department of Work and Pensions) is satisfied as to the individual's identity, a NI number would be issued even if we have suspicions around his immigration status.
Putting the NI number system right would be acceptable to the public.
Growth Rates of CF and NI Number of Firms Less than -1000 32 -1000 to -800 4 -800 to -600 8 -600 to -400 16 -400 to -200 33 -200 to 0 149 0 to 200 65 200 to 400 7 400 to 600 5 600 to 800 2 800 to 1000 1 Over 1000 5 TABLE 3 Diff.
I completed the application, which included (a request for) bank details which I didn''t give, but I did provide a copy of my passport and confirmation of my NI number.
Upon arrival in the UK, all foreigners in search of work are expected to apply for an NI number.