Vesting

Form 341

Waiver of Right to a Vested Retirement Benefit
Form #341

For members who have at least five but less than ten years of Credited Service and wish to terminate their membership by withdrawing their accumulated member contributions. Note: By filing this form and withdrawing your contributions, you will waive your right to a Vested Retirement Benefit. 

Form 269

Application for Deferred Vested Retirement Allowance – Tier 1 and Tier 2 Uniformed Sanitation Force Members Who Discontinue Service Other Than by Death, Retirement or Dismissal
Form #269

For Tier 1 and Tier 2 Uniformed Sanitation Force members who wish to file for a Deferred Vested Retirement. This form must be filed with NYCERS at least 30 days prior to discontinuance from City service. This form serves as both your notice of intent to vest, as well as for payment of a future Vested Retirement Benefit. 

Form 263

Application for Deferred Vested Retirement Allowance – Tier 1 and Tier 2 Uniformed Correction Force Members Who Discontinue Service Other Than by Death, Retirement or Dismissal
Form #263

For Tier 1 and Tier 2 Uniformed Correction Force members who wish to file for a Deferred Vested Retirement. This form must be filed with NYCERS at least 30 days prior to discontinuance from City service. This form serves as both your notice of intent to vest, as well as for payment of a future Vested Retirement Benefit. 

Brochure 908

Leaving City Service – Tiers 3, 4, 6 and 22-Year Plans
Brochure #908

Learn about the rights and options available to you after leaving City service. Many options are time-sensitive; we encourage you to read this brochure prior to leaving City service.

Attention Non-Members: You may want to join NYCERS before leaving City service. By becoming a NYCERS member, you preserve your right to membership in the current tier. This may be beneficial if you return to public service in New York City or New York State in the future.

Brochure 903

Vesting Tier 1 and Tier 2
Brochure #903

This brochure provides detailed information about Vesting and Vested Retirement Benefit. Vesting is your right to receive a retirement benefit in the future if you have met the requirements of your plan even if you leave City service before you are eligible to retire.