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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.

What's New

NHRS Receives Awards for Financial Reporting

07/26/2018
  • Summary CAFR
  • CAFR

NHRS has again been recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its annual financial reports.



NHRS 2018 Legislative Update

06/29/2018
  • Legislation

Seven bills related to RSA 100-A were enacted by the New Hampshire Legislature during the 2018 session and signed into law by the Governor.



Working After Retirement Laws to Change in 2019

06/27/2018
  • Legislation

Legislation passed in 2018 will change the laws governing NHRS retirees who work part-time for retirement system participating employers. The changes take effect January 1, 2019.



Eligible Retirees to Receive One-time Payment of $500

06/27/2018
  • Legislation
  • Retirees

Legislation enacted in 2018 will provide a one-time $500 payment to eligible NHRS retirees.



NHRS Employer Contribution Rates for FY 2019

06/11/2018
  • Employers

NHRS fiscal 2019 employer contribution rates take effect July 1, 2018. These rates are unchanged from the current fiscal year 2018 rates.



NHRS Trustees Adjust Payroll Growth Assumption for Teachers

04/12/2018
  • Employers

The NHRS Board of Trustees voted unanimously to adopt a revised actuarial assumption for payroll growth for Group I teacher members in response to the continued decline in the number of active teachers.