City of Jacksonville Retirement System

The Retirement System Administrative Office administers the General Employees Pension Plan (GEPP) and the Corrections Officers Pension Plan (COPP). The office processes members' requests and retirement information, as well as services for all existing retirees.

We are dedicated to a high level of customer satisfaction and understanding of retirement benefits. We welcome suggestions on improvements to our services or additions to this website.

Retirement System Administrative Office

City Hall, St. James Building
117 West Duval Street, Suite 330
Jacksonville, Florida 32202

Phone: (904) 255-7280
FAX: (904) 588-0524 

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News

GET INVOLVED -- ELECTION TIME IS HERE!

Candidate nomination and biography forms for the General Employees’ Pension Advisory Committee (PAC) and the Corrections Officers’ Pension Advisory Committee (COPAC) are now available. ANY ACTIVE PARTICIPATING MEMBER OF EITHER PLAN IS ELIGIBLE TO RUN FOR THEIR RESPECTIVE PLAN!  Nominate yourself or nominate a coworker - get involved with your future and your retirement.  Use the attached candidate form and return it by the deadline.    
 
The PAC includes seven members (4 active City employees, 2 active JEA employees, 1 retiree representative elected by the Retired Employees Association).  The COPAC includes five members.  All active participating employees vote for committee members.  Meetings take place monthly at City Hall (generally at 2 PM on the 2nd Wednesday for the PAC and the 1st Tuesday for the COPAC).
 
Elected members serve a two-year term beginning October 2018. Visit the City of Jacksonville Retirement System website at www.coj.net (Department/Finance/Retirement System) for more information about the Plans.  Candidate forms are available online and also at the Pension Office.  If you have any questions or require additional information, contact the Pension Office at 255-7280.
 
Official Election Dates
 

NOMINATION/BIOGRAPHY FORMS AVAILABLE Week of June 11, 2018
NOMINATION/BIOGRAPHY RETURN DEADLINE July 2, 2018 (4 PM)
BALLOT DISTRIBUTION July 16, 2018
BALLOT RETURN DEADLINE August 10, 2018 (4 PM)
BALLOT TABULATION (ELECTION DAY) August 17, 2018
ELECTION RESULTS ANNOUNCED August 21, 2018
COMMITTEE MEMBERS ASSUME OFFICE:  
                                                                        COPAC October 2, 2018
                                                                        PAC October 10, 2018