Frequently Asked Questions


In SBCERA’s continued effort to easily explain the complex information related to pensions, our retirement experts have compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), and answers to those questions.

We have segmented the answers by membership type and subject, so you will find answers under the categories of Retired or Deferred Members and Active Members, as well as the subjects of Service Purchases and Disability.




These additional documents were created to address other common questions associated with the following topics: