Service & contact
Our experts are happy to help you. You can find many answers and take care of pension matters online. But you can also call us, mail us or make an appointment.
Taking care of pension matters yourself
Questions & Answers
As a rule, your pension starts on the day you reach state retirement age. When that is exactly, depends on your date of birth. Read more about this on our page about state retirement pension (AOW). We will notify you six months in advance. We will tell you how much pension you will get and how you can apply for your pension. Would you like to take early retirement? Or partial retirement? You can do this as early as age 55. In that case, please contact us. You can also retire later, at the most 5 years after your state retirement age.
There is no need to register your partner if you get married in the Netherlands. Or if you enter into a registered partnership. Please do register your partner if you start living together.
Are you not satisfied with our service? Feel free to call us. We will discuss your complaint right away. Often times we can immediately solve the problem together. Read more about filing a complaint.
In case of your death, your partner and children will receive survivor's pension. It is also called partner pension and orphan's pension.
- Your partner receives a life-long partner pension.
- Your children receive orphan's pension until they reach the age of 25.
Find out more about survivor's pension.
Yes, your partner must sign the application if you make a choice that is different from the standard option. Choosing to apply for more or less partner pension will affect your partner in case of your death. This is why your partner has to agree and co-sign the application.
Do you have a different question?
We are happy to help. You choose how you wish to contact us.
Our colleagues are happy to help you in person. You can contact us every workday between 08.00 and 17.00 hours.
Do your prefer to ask your question by chat? You can do so every working day from 8 am to 5 pm. You will see the chat button at the bottom of the page if an employee is available.
Do you have questions about your PME pension? Or would you like a personal meeting with the pension consultant in your area? Make an appointment with one of our pension consultants.
Do you prefer to write us a letter? No problem. Our address:
9700 GA Groningen
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