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Refund

As a member of PERA, you have options when you leave public employment. If you are not vested and remain out of PERA service, you should apply for a refund within five years after your last member contribution was made. If you are vested, you may leave your money in PERA for a present or future pension.

To help you decide, see Applying for a Refund which gives information about taking a refund. To take a refund, you need to fill out the Application for Refund.

Refund Publications

Applying for a Refund

As a member of PERA, you have options when you leave public employment.

 

Refund Forms

Application for Refund

Complete this form if you are planning a refund, rollover, or trust transfer.