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139 Capitol Street
Augusta, ME

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

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

Office Hours
Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with the exception of recognized holidays. Click here for 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 Services

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]


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Phone: (207) 512-3100

Email: [email protected]

Secure Email

Our email system, called Zixmail, 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.

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Monday, January 2ndNew Year's Day (observed)
Monday, January 16thMartin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, February 20thPresidents' Day
Monday, April 17thPatriots' Day
Monday, May 29thMemorial Day
Monday, June 19thJuneteenth
Tuesday, July 4thIndependence Day
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Friday, November 10thVeterans' Day (observed)
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