The Division of Pensions and Benefits has suspended all non-essential services due to precautionary measures related to COVID-19. Services deemed essential are being provided on a limited basis.
April 1 retirement benefits are being processed and will be distributed on the normal schedule.
The April 1 deadline for SHBP and SEHBP retired members to apply for reimbursement of Medicare Part B premiums has been extended until May 1, 2020.
The Division’s Call Center is operating with reduced staff on a limited schedule, Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., closed Fridays. We are only accepting calls of an emergency nature that directly affect the health and welfare of our members or retirees. Callers should expect extended wait times. If your inquiry is of a routine nature, please do not call and contact us at a later date.
All in-person counseling services and in-classroom seminars and training sessions are suspended. A limited schedule of Webinars remains available.
For help with MBOS logon or passwords, contact the MyNewJersey help desk, or see the MBOS instructions in our video gallery below.
For SHBP or SEHBP provider or claim questions, please contact the medical plan directly using the number found on your medical plan ID card.
New Jersey Pension- and Benefit-related Legislation
See below for information about the statutes governing the New Jersey State-administered retirement systems and benefit programs. Any questions can be directed to the NJDPB via our contact page
|Establishment of the Division||52:18A-95 et seq.|
|Public Employees' Retirement System (PERS)||43:15A-1 et seq.|
|Teachers' Pension and Annuity Fund (TPAF)||18A:66-1 et seq.|
|Police and Firemen's Retirement System (PFRS)||43:16A-1 et seq.|
|State Police Retirement System (SPRS)||53:5A-1 et seq.|
|Judicial Retirement System (JRS)||43:6A-1 et seq.|
|Prison Officers Pension Fund (POPF)||43:7-1 et seq.|
|Consolidated Police and Firemen's Pension Fund (CPFPF)||43:16-1 et seq.|
|Legislative Retirement System (LEGS)||43:15A-135 et seq.|
|Workers Compensation Judges Part of PERS||43:15A-142 et seq.|
|Prosecutors Part of PERS||43:15A-155 et seq.|
|Alternate Benefits Program (ABP)||18A:66-168 et seq.|
|Defined Contribution Retirement Program (DCRP)||43:15C-1 et seq.|
|Deferred Compensation||52:18A-163 et seq.|
|Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust (SACT)||52:18A-107 et seq.|
|(Section 125) Cafeteria Plans — Tax$ave||52:14-15.1a|
|State Health Benefits Program (SHBP)||52:14-17.25 et seq.|
|School Employees' Health Benefits Program||52:14-17.25 et seq.|
|Pension and Health Benefits Review Commission||52:9HH-1 et seq.|
|Pension Adjustment Program||43:3B-1 et seq.|
|Pensioners In Public Employment||43:3C -1 et seq.|
|Old Age and Survivors Insurance For Public Employees||43:22-1 et seq.|
|Administrative Law||52:14B-1 et seq.|
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