Contact Us

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 349
Augusta, ME 04332-0349

139 Capitol Street
Augusta, ME

Click here for directions

Phone / Fax
Local: (207) 512-3100
Toll-free: 1-800-451-9800
Fax: (207) 512-3101
Maine Relay: 711
Secure Email via Mimecast

Office Hours
MainePERS has temporarily revised its business hours to Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for reaching Member Services Representatives by telephone and in person lobby services. Holiday Closures.

MainePERS Directory

Member and Retirement Services

Request an estimate of benefits; retirement application package; refund of contributions; direct deposit information; retiree change of address; change my tax exemptions/allowances.

Phone: (207) 512-3100

State Employees: [email protected]

Teachers: [email protected]

Participating Local Districts: [email protected]

Disability Retirement Program

Disability eligibility; when and how to apply

Phone: (207) 512-3100

Email: [email protected]

Group Life Insurance Program & Survivor Services

Reporting the death of a member, retiree or beneficiary; coverage amounts and beneficiary info; group life insurance

Phone: (207) 512-3100

Email: [email protected]

Employer Reporting

Employer Self Service; Payroll Reporting; Employer Training

Phone: (207) 512-3200

Email: [email protected]

PLD Plan Administration

Local districts wanting to join MainePERS; PLD Employer Liaison; PLD Employer plan changes; PLD employer contribution rates.

Phone: (207) 512-3131

Email: [email protected]

MaineSTART (MainePERS Sponsored Defined Contribution Program)

Eligibility; plan details; enrollment; annual contribution limits; beneficiary changes; retirement planning check-ups; distributions; investment or contribution changes; unforeseen emergency withdraws.

Phone: (207) 512-3116

Email: [email protected]

Maine’s State Social Security Administrator

Section 218 Agreements; Social Security coverage; Medical coverage; Retire/return to work coverage (Rehire annuitants).

Phone: (207) 512-3266

Email: [email protected]

Freedom of Access Officer

Request a copy of a record; follow up on a previous records request.

Phone: (207) 512-3108

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (207) 512-3346

Chief Executive Officer

Questions and suggestions.

Phone: (207) 512-3190

Email: [email protected]

Human Resources

Employment opportunities.

Phone: (207) 512-3178

Email: [email protected]


Technical questions regarding the functioning of our website.

Phone: (207) 512-3100

Email: [email protected]

Secure Email

Our email system, called Mimecast, not only allows MainePERS representatives to securely send/receive email that contains confidential or sensitive information to you, but also enables you as a member to generate secure email to MainePERS.

If you would like to send this type of sensitive information to us via email, you must setup your account by first emailing [email protected] to recieve a link to setup your account. Please do not send confidential or sensitive information in your initial email message.

Please contact us by phone at (800) 451-9800 or (207) 512-3100 with any questions, or for technical support.

If you have previously setup an account with our previous Secure Email system Zixmail, you will need to create a new account with our new Secure Email system Mimecast.

2024 Holiday Closures

Monday, January 1stNew Year's Day
Monday, January 15thMartin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, February 19thPresidents' Day
Monday, April 15thPatriots' Day
Monday, May 27thMemorial Day
Wednesday, June 19thJuneteenth
Thursday, July 4thIndependence Day
Monday, September 2ndLabor Day
Monday, October 14thIndigenous People's Day
Monday, November 11thVeterans' Day
Thursday, November 28thThanksgiving Day
Friday, November 29thThanksgiving Friday
Wednesday, December 25thChristmas Day