Tier 2

Form 552

Retirement Option Election Form – Tier 1 and Tier 2 – Maximum, Option 2, Option 3, Option 4-2, Option 4-3
Form #552

This Retirement Option Election Form allows you to elect either the Maximum Retirement Allowance or an option that provides a continuing benefit to your designated beneficiary after your death. By electing a retirement option, you will receive a reduced retirement benefit. Be sure you understand each option, and elect the one that best fulfills your needs.

Fact Sheet 716

The Road to Your NYCERS Retirement
Fact Sheet #716

Retiring from your City job is an important step and the beginning of an exciting time in your life! On a practical note, it’s a process that will take at least a few months to complete and can go more smoothly if you fully understand what to do and what to expect. Here at a glance are your 6 Stops on the Road to Retirement.