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Street Address
139 Capitol Street
Augusta, ME

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Mailing Address
MainePERS
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 5:00 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) 512-3158

State Employees: [email protected]

Teachers: [email protected]

Participating Local Districts: [email protected]


Disability Retirement Program

Disability eligibility; when and how to apply

Phone: (207) 512-3170

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) 512-3244

Email: [email protected]


Employer Services

Employer self Service; Employer Statements of Account; Payroll Reporting.

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


Executive Director

Questions and suggestions.

Phone: (207) 512-3190

Email: [email protected]


Human Resources

Employment opportunities.

Phone: (207) 512-3178

Email: [email protected]


Webmaster

Technical questions regarding the functioning of our website.

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.

If you would like to send this type of sensitive information to us via email, please use the following link:

2020 Holiday Closures

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