Forms/Kits/Handbooks

PERA offers publications about its benefits and services that can be an invaluable resource. All publications and forms are available to download or print in PDF format.

  • Forms
    • Affirmation of Marital Status

      To be used to certify that the retiring member is single at the time of retirement. The member's signature must be notarized.

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      Affidavit for Missing Spouse

      Affidavit for Missing Spouse

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      Application for a Reemployed PERA Retiree

      To be used by a PERA retiree returning to work for a PERA affiliated-employer.

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      Direct Deposit Form

      To be used by the retiring member to have their pension benefit automatically direct deposited into a designated bank account.

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      Employer Certification of Termination for a Re-Employed PERA Retiree

      To be used for a termination of a return-to-work PERA retiree. This form must be completed and submitted to PERA upon the return-to-work retiree's termination.

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      PERA Information Sheet

      To be used as an information sheet to start your retirement paperwork.

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      Spousal Consent Form

      To be used by the retiring member and their spouse to ensure the spouse is aware of the member's selected form of payment and choice of beneficiary.

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      Spousal Consent Form - Judicial/Magistrate Retirement

      To be used by the retiring member in the Judicial Retirement Act or the Magistrate Retirement Act and their spouse to ensure the spouse is aware of the member's selected form of payment and choice of beneficiary.

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      Tax Deduction Form

      To be used by the retiring member to instruct PERA about taxes to be deducted from the retiree's pension check.

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      Volunteer Firefighter Info Sheet

      Information sheet for volunteer firefighters when thinking of retiring.

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  • Kits
    • PERA Retirement Kit

      Instructions detailing the Retirement Process

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      Retirement Kit Forms

      Forms required for the Retirement Process

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  • Handbooks