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The New Hampshire Retirement System plays an important role in the long-term economic security of the state’s public employees, teachers, police officers, and firefighters. For more than 50 years, we have been committed to providing secure retirement benefits and superior service.

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Upcoming Events

Nov 16

Investment Committee Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Nov 28

Group II (Police and Fire) Session - 11/28/18

2:00 PM | City of Laconia, 45 Beacon St E, Laconia , NH
Nov 28

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 11/28/18

3:30 PM | City of Laconia, 45 Beacon St E, Laconia , NH
Nov 29

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 11/29/18

4:30 PM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Dec 05

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 12/5/18

4:30 PM | Nashua Teachers Union, 7C Taggart Drive, Nashua , NH
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What's New

NHRS Deploys Email Encryption Software

06/02/2015
  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers

NHRS recently deployed ZixCorp email encryption software to increase protection of personal information for members, beneficiaries, and employers.



NHRS to Discontinue Mailing Member Annual Statements

05/21/2015
  • Members

Beginning in the fall of 2015, NHRS will discontinue mailing Member Annual Statements. The statements will be available online via My Account, the retirement system’s secure online portal. Click the read more link to see answers to some common questions concerning this transition.



NH Supreme Court Rules in Pension Case

01/17/2015
  • Legal

The New Hampshire Supreme Court released a unanimous decision earlier today upholding amendments to RSA 100-A – the law governing the New Hampshire Retirement System – enacted in 2007 and 2008 regarding cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) and the definition of “earnable compensation.” As a result of the decision, the legislative changes remain in effect.



NHRS launches redesigned website

01/05/2015
  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers

The New Hampshire Retirement System has launched a redesigned website. The new site features a fresh, modern look and updated navigation to enhance user experience. The website redesign is completely responsive so text and images are easily seen on a computer, tablet, or mobile device.



NH Supreme Court Rules in NHRS Contributions Case

12/10/2014
  • Legal

The New Hampshire Supreme Court released a unanimous decision earlier today finding that New Hampshire Retirement System members do not have a contractual right to a fixed contribution rate. The decision reversed a lower court ruling that the July 1, 2011, increase to member contribution rates enacted in House Bill 2 (Chapter 224, Laws of 2011) violated the contract clause of the state and federal constitutions for “vested” members with 10 or more years of creditable service in the retirement system on or before the effective date of the contribution increase.



Supreme Court Issues Decision in Retiree Part-Time Case

09/30/2014
  • Legal

A decision issued today (September 30, 2014) by the New Hampshire Supreme Court does not change the statutory definition of part-time employment for New Hampshire Retirement System retirees working for NHRS participating employers.