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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

A Message from the Executive Director

03/27/2020
  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers

The unfolding coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has caused unprecedented disruptions on a worldwide scale. I am writing to update stakeholders on how NHRS is addressing the challenges it faces.



Retiree employment during state of emergency

03/17/2020
  • Retirees
  • Employers

Under state law, any hours worked by NHRS retirees for participating employers during a governor-declared state of emergency do not count toward the annual limits on retiree work hours. Gov. Sununu declared a state of emergency in New Hampshire effective at 5:15 p.m. on Friday, March 13, 2020. ‚ÄčA state of emergency declaration automatically expires in 21 days unless renewed.



COVID-19 Update: Normal Business Operations Continue; Office Closed to Visitors

03/17/2020
  • Retirees
  • Members
  • Employers

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the retirement system has closed its office to visitors until further notice. Normal business operations are continuing and benefits will continue to be paid on schedule.



Message to NHRS Stakeholders Regarding Recent Economic Developments

03/16/2020
  • Employers
  • Retirees
  • Members

While the economic fallout from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is concerning, it does not impact the ability of the New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS) to meet its benefit obligations to our retirees and beneficiaries. In other words, your pension is safe and secure.