Social security, INPS: digital service for submitting applications for early retirement

The electronic system for submitting applications for early pension has been updated in light of the social security innovations provided for by the 2024 Budget Law. The updates concern the application for ‘Flexible early pension budget law 2024’ and ‘Early pension option for women, law of budget 2023/2024’. In the case of submitting an application for ‘Woman’s Option’, the procedure includes the possibility for interested workers to also enter the number of children.

To make the application, simply access the Institute’s website (, via Spid (Public Digital Identity System) at least Level 2, Cns (National Services Card) or Cie (Electronic Identity Card 3.0) , and follow the path ‘Pension and Social Security’ > ‘Pension application’ which contains the ‘Application for pension, reconstitution, accruals, certifications, social Ape and early benefits. Please note that alternatively it is always possible to submit an application using the services offered by patronage institutes recognized by law. The INPS contact center is, however, available on the toll-free number 803.164 (free from landlines) or the number 06.164.164 (from mobile networks, for a fee based on the tariff applied by the various operators). For further clarifications, you can consult message number 454 of 1 February 2024.