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FY 2017 Annual Report Produced for Members & Retirees:  The General Employees' Retirement Fund is pleased to submit its Annual Report for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2017.  The report was written to provide members and retirees with an overview of the Fund's administration as well as to highlight key financial, investment and funding information.  

2018 Marital Status Audit - Division A Surviving Spouses:  The General Employees' Retirement Fund is conducting its annual marital status audit of surviving spouses of former Division A employees/retirees.  Letters and affidavits are being mailed during the week of March 5, 2018.   Notarized affidavits need to be returned by the deadline on April 2, 2018.  If you have remarried and have not notified the General Employees' Retirement Fund, please contact us immediately so that you pension can be adjusted.  Failure to report a remarriage will result in an overpayment of benefits, which you will be required to repay.

General Employees' Retirement Fund Receives 2017 PPCC Award:  The Public Pension Coordinating Council (PPCC) on October 14, 2017, awarded the General Employees' Retirement Fund its second Public Pension Standards Award for Funding and Admininstration.  The award represents the General Employees' Retirement Fund has met the professional standards for plan funding and administration as set forth in the PPCC's public pension standards and reflect minimum expectations for public retirement system management and administration; as well as serve as a benchmark by which all defined benefit public plans should be measured.  The Public Pension Coordinating Council is a coalition of the National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA); the National Council on Teacher Retirement (NCTR); and the National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS).  Together, these associations represent more than 500 of the largest pension plans in the U.S.

Monthly Board of Trustees Meetings: The next meeting will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 in the Board Meeting Room of the Fire & Police Pension Fund located at 3001 N. Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33603. 

Is Your Address Correct? Just download, print and complete the Contact Information Update Form to update your information and mail it to the General Employees' Retirement Fund at 306 E. Jackson Street, 7E, Tampa, FL 33602, or fax it to us at (813) 274-7289.

Direct Deposit: We encourage you to use direct deposit.  Just download, print and complete a Direct Deposit Authorization Form then mail it to the General Employees' Retirement Fund at 306 E. Jackson Street, 7E, Tampa, FL 33602, or fax it to us at (813) 274-7289.

If you are considering entering the DROP or retiring, please make an appointment with Anais Rodriguez, Pension Relationship Accountant or by contacting the General Employees' Retirement Fund.

Public Records Awareness: Information we receive may be considered public information which is subject to disclosure under Florida law. Learn more about our privacy policy.

General Employees' Retirement Fund Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

To make an appointment, call (813) 274-7850.

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