Applying For Your Pension
Will my pension begin automatically when I retire?
No, your pension will not begin automatically. To receive your pension, you must apply for it online. If you apply after your resignation date, you may lose pension payments.
When should I apply for my pension?
You can apply online up to four months before your pension start date. For example, if you're retiring in June, you can apply as early as March 1. Keep in mind, you should apply for your pension no later than the month following your last date of employment.