Important Reminders and Announcements:
Annual Member Statements
Annual Member Statements (green sheets) were mailed to each members' mailing address on Thursday, March 18, 2021. The back page of the statement inaccurately reflected information for Deferred Vested members not Active Members. The appropriate back page for Active Members can be accessed by clicking on the link below. The information on the front side of your member statement is correct. We apologize for any confusion this may have caused. If you have any questions, please contact the Retirement Office at (602) 534-4400 or email@example.com.
Member Statement 2020 Back Page
Effective January 1, 2016 employees wishing to retire are required to file their Application for Retirement with COPERS 14 or 30 calendar days prior to the date of retirement.
Rule of 80 or 87 - 14 calendar days
Age 60 w/10 years - 30 calendar days
Age 62 w/5 years - 30 calendar days
Please see Administrative Regulation 2.441(A) for full information.
If you have any questions, please contact Retirement at (602) 534-4400.
COPERS' Retiree Benefit Payments
COPERS' retiree benefit payments for December 2020 will be processed on January 1, 2021. Transaction processing schedules are determined by each financial institution and will vary. For direct deposit transactions, please check with your financial institution for their processing schedule for transactions received on a non-business day.