Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population explains what will be included in basic pension
Thus, the length of service in the pension system will take into account the length of service until January 1, 1998, which is adopted for the appointment of a basic pension. It includes time in higher education institutions, military service, business activities, etc.
Secondly, the periods for which mandatory pension contributions were made are taken into account. In addition, such socially important periods as caring for young children under the age of 3 (a total of 12 years) and invalids from childhood to 16 years old, residence of spouses of employees of power structures in places where there was no possibility of their employment, residence abroad of spouses of diplomatic services, international organizations.
In addition, the time taken to care for a disabled person of the 1st group, a single invalid of the II group and a retired age who need help, as well as for the elderly who have reached the age of 80, etc.,
According to the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population, it is expected that the average size of the basic pension will be around 25,456 tenge. Fourty-four percent or 947 thousand pensioners will receive the basic pension at the maximum amount, and another 956 thousand people (44.5%) will receive from 20,930 to 28,284 tenge.
The Vice Minister of Labor and Social Protection S. Zhakupova informed that for citizens who will apply for the recalculated basic pension, a separate form of certificate is provided, containing detailed information on the length of participation in the pension system that was taken into account when calculating the basic pension.
“Pensioners do not have to go anywhere, we have all the data to carry out the recalculation of the basic pension. The recalculation will be made without providing additional documents, since information on seniority is available in pension affairs, and the period for which mandatory pension contributions were made is available in the database on transfer of mandatory pension contributions,” Zhakupova said.
Citizens can apply to the Single Contact Center 1414 or directly to the branches of the State Corporation “Government for Citizens” at the place of their permanent residence.
“At the same place, they will be able to obtain a certificate that contains detailed information on the length of participation in the pension system that was taken into account when calculating the basic pension. In addition, information can be obtained through the web portal of e-government in the presence of an electronic digital signature,” S.Zhakupova.
Source:The Prime Minister of kazakhstan