You will need
  • - passport;
  • - certificate of mandatory pension insurance;
  • - copy of work record card certified by the employer, or other documents confirming the seniority;
  • - photos (not in all cases).
Contact after reaching retirement age (60 for men and 55 for women; beneficiaries age limits may be lower, but overall very likely to increase the retirement age to 65 and 60 respectively) to the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation at the place of domicile, residence or actual residence. If you live abroad, send copies of the required documents by mail to the Central office of the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation. By law you are entitled to seek calculation of the labour old-age pension as from the retirement age, or afterwards at any time when deemed necessary.
Provide to the Department of Pension Fund of the Russian Federation your passport, certificate of compulsory pension insurance and all available documentary evidence of work experience: the original employment record book or its certified by the employer copy of the inquiry on average earnings prior to 2002 (if applicable to your case) and, if necessary, other papers on demand of the pension Fund.
Contact the Department of social protection of the population of his district with a passport and papers from the Pension Fund unless the laws of the region where you are registered, a social card for pensioners. Depending on the region, you might have also a photo, although the number of subjects of the Russian Federation, particularly in Moscow, you will take a picture directly in management. The social map usually gives the right to free travel in public transport and discounts in some stores and also represents a number of other benefits due to you.
Select the way you receive the pension in the mail (you may choose to come for her yourself, or to instruct the postman to bring it to you), to the Bank account or the card of Sberbank and other credit organizations. If necessary, open pension card or account and inform the details to the Department of Pension Fund of the Russian Federation.
Visit the office of the Pension Fund, if within the next calendar year in which you continued to work after retirement, it is not increased. Any statements to recalculate the pension you need not apply, the Pension Fund is obliged to count it himself on the basis of received from your employer information. But if he somehow did, will never be superfluous for him to remind myself.