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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

End of State Emergency Impacts Post-Retirement Employment Rules

  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers

With the expiration of Gov. Sununu’s COVID-19 state of emergency order (Executive Order 2021-10) on June 11, all hours worked by New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS) retirees for participating employers on or after June 12, 2021, will count toward the annual statutory limits on retiree work hours.



NHRS ... Now You Know: Public workers and Social Security

  • Employers
  • Retirees
  • Members

In an effort to inform stakeholders and other interested parties, the NHRS has developed “NHRS … Now You Know,” a series of issue briefs designed to provide plain talk about some of the topics concerning the retirement system.



NHRS Legislative Update at Crossover

04/12/2021
  • Legislation

Two bills related to the NHRS have been passed by the N.H. House of Representatives in the current legislative session and have crossed over to the N.H. Senate for further action. In addition, one bill has been passed by both the House and Senate and will be sent to the Governor



Merrifield Appointed to Board of Trustees

04/05/2021
  • Members
  • Retirees
  • Employers
  • Board of Trustees

Ken Merrifield was recently appointed to the NHRS Board of Trustees as an employer member representing the state.