Receiving pension

Payment dates 2023: we pay your pension benefits on the first working day of the month

We pay your pension in advance on the 1st business day of the month. The day and time your pension is credited to your account varies by bank. View the payment dates in 2023 here.

Going abroad during retirement

Are you moving abroad during your retirement? Then nothing will change to your gross pension. However, there are a number of other things you need to be aware of.

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Your pension will be paid in 2023 on the following payment dates:

Monday January 2nd, 2023 Monday July 3rd, 2023
Wednesday February 1st, 2023 Tuesday August 1st, 2023
Wednesday March 1st, 2023 Friday September 1st, 2023
Monday April 3rd, 2023 Monday October 2nd, 2023
Tuesday May 2nd, 2023 Wednesday November 1st, 2023
Thursday June 1st, 2023 Friday December 1st, 2023

 

Taxes

We deduct a number of statutory contributions from your gross pension benefit. These include wage tax and health insurance contributions.

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Retirement benefit

Increasing your pension

Each year, the board assesses whether the fund's financial position is good enough to increase your pension in line with price increases. We call this indexation. Your pension was increased by 3.27% on 1 January 2023. 

In September 2022, the policy coverage ratio of 145.8% was above the required capital (approximately 123%) and the indexation threshold. As a result, a full supplement can be granted. 

Frequently asked questions

  • You do not have to notify changes if you live in the Netherlands. Changes of address, notifications of marriage, death or divorce are received automatically by us through the municipality as long as you live in the Netherlands. You therefore do not have to inform us of any such changes. A different e-mail address or account number can be reported in My Details.

  • When you divorce, end a registered partnership or end a period of cohabitation, your ex-partner may be entitled to a special partner's pension. He or she will receive this after your death. The level of the special partner's pension depends on various situations. You and your ex-partner will be informed of this in writing.

What choices do you have in our retirement plan?

Read here about the choices you can make when you retire. For example, making pension arrangements for your survivors or first a higher and then a lower pension benefit.

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