Welcome to NHRS

Here today for your tomorrow

The New Hampshire Retirement System plays an important role in the long-term economic well-being of the state’s public employees, teachers, police officers, and firefighters.  NHRS strives to fulfill that responsibility through the professional management and administration of the pension trust fund.

Upcoming Events

Aug 09

Board of Trustees Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Aug 17

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 8/17/16

4:30 PM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord, NH ,
Aug 19

Investment Committee Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord, NH ,
Aug 30

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 8/30/16

3:45 PM | Kenneth A Brett School, 881 Tamworth Road, Tamworth, NH 03886 ,
Sep 13

Board of Trustees Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Sep 14

Group II (Police and Fire) Session - 9/14/16

2:00 PM | City of Claremont, 58 Opera House Square, Claremont, NH 03742 ,
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What's New

NHRS Receives Awards for Financial Reporting

07/18/2016

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



2016 New Hampshire Retirement System Legislative Roundup

06/24/2016
  • Legislation

Three bills related to RSA 100-A were enacted by the New Hampshire Legislature during the 2016 session and signed into law by the Governor. RSA 100-A is the statute governing the New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS, the retirement system).



No Cost-of-Living Adjustment Granted by Legislature in 2016

06/09/2016
  • Retirees

The New Hampshire Legislature did not authorize a 2016 cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for eligible retirees or their eligible beneficiaries. As a result, annual pension benefits will remain at current levels.



NHRS Trustees Lower Assumed Rate of Return

05/10/2016
  • Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of the New Hampshire Retirement System voted May 10, 2016, to adopt revised actuarial assumptions based on the results of a five-year experience study conducted by its consulting actuary. In a related vote, the Board voted to reduce the retirement system’s investment assumption, lowering the assumed rate of return from 7.75 percent to 7.25 percent.



NHRS Releases GASB 68 Reports for Fiscal Year 2015

02/08/2016
  • Employers

The New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS, the retirement system) has released two reports for Fiscal Year 2015 related to Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) Statement No. 68, which impacts financial reporting for participating employers.



NHRS Releases 2015 Annual Reports

12/22/2015
  • Summary CAFR
  • CAIR
  • CAFR

NHRS has released its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, Summary Annual Financial Report, and Comprehensive Annual Investment Report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2015.