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

Jul 02

Benefits Committee Meeting

10:30 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord, NH ,
Jul 14

Board of Trustees Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Jul 21

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 7/21/15

4:30 PM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Jul 24

Investment Committee Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord, NH ,
Aug 11

Board of Trustees Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Aug 21

Investment Committee Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord, NH ,
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What's New

No Cost-of-Living Adjustment Granted by Legislature in 2015

06/29/2015
  • Retirees

The New Hampshire Legislature did not authorize a 2015 cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for eligible retirees or their eligible beneficiaries. As a result, annual pension benefits will remain at current levels.



NHRS Posts List of Unclaimed Member Contributions Online

06/08/2015

NHRS has added a new page to its website listing approximately 325 terminated members who left service prior to 2008 and whom NHRS has been unable to locate to return their accumulated contributions.



New NHRS Employer Contribution Rates Take Effect July 1

06/01/2015
  • Employers

NHRS employer contribution rates for fiscal year 2016 take effect for all Earnable Compensation paid on or after July 1, 2015.



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.



Insurance Project Impacts Current, Retired State Employees

04/27/2015
  • Retirees
  • Members

The state Department of Administrative Services has initiated a medical insurance dependent eligibility verification project for state of New Hampshire employees and retirees. This project is being conducted by an outside vendor contracted by the state. The New Hampshire Retirement System is not involved in this effort. For the convenience of our state of New Hampshire members and retirees, the full text of the news release from the state is included available here.