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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.

Upcoming Events

Mar 26

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 3/26/19

4:30 PM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Apr 03

Group II (Police and Fire) Session - 4/3/19

2:00 PM | Gilford Town Hall, 47 Cherry Valley Road, Gilford , NH
Apr 03

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 4/3/19

3:30 PM | Gilford Town Hall, 47 Cherry Valley Road, Gilford , NH
Apr 11

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 4/11/19

3:30 PM | Lakes Region Community College, 379 Belmont Road, Laconia , NH
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What's New

2013 New Hampshire Retirement System Legislative Roundup

  • Legislation

Three bills related to RSA 100-A were enacted in 2013 legislative session.

Notice to Members and Retirees Concerning DOMA

  • Retirees
  • Members

Individuals who believe they may be impacted by recent US Supreme Court ruling are asked to notify NHRS.

Member/Employer Notice: NHRS Eligibility for Town Clerk/Tax Collectors

  • Employer Notices

Two bills signed into law in 2013 contain language pertaining to New Hampshire Retirement System membership eligibility for individuals elected or appointed for a fixed term to the combined positions of town clerk and tax collector.

Spreading the Word About NHRS

  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers

The impetus behind "NHRS ... Now You Know" is the recognition that there are a lot of opinions and perspectives out there surrounding public employee pensions. It’s not NHRS’ role to take sides in pension policy debates, but it would be a disservice to the public to ignore them and let the retirement system be defined by those with a particular point of view. Our goal is to improve the dialogue by laying out some key concepts and facts about NHRS in an easy-to-read format that’s accessible to a wide audience.

Retirement System Launches ‘NHRS … Now You Know’

  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers

In an effort to inform stakeholders and other interested parties, the New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS, the retirement system) is launching “NHRS … Now You Know,” a series of issue briefs designed to provide straight talk about some of the major topics concerning the retirement system.

NHRS Funding Policy Meets National Guidelines

  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers

The Pension Funding Task Force, an umbrella group made up of 11 well-known governmental and pension organizations, recently issued report captioned: “Pension Funding: A Guide for Elected Officials,” which offers guidance for policy makers to use when developing their pension plan’s funding policy. The New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS) is pleased to advise that it already operates in accordance with the Task Force guidelines and recommendations.