Retiring before the normal retirement age will affect your pension. Here are the key points to consider.
Key points to consider for early retirement
For most members of BC's Public Service Pension Plan, the normal retirement age is 65 and the earliest retirement age is 55.
However, if you work in a designated public safety occupation, your normal retirement age is 60 and your earliest retirement age is 50. Different retirement rules apply to BC Ambulance Service employees in CUPE Local 873.
If you are thinking about retiring before your normal retirement age, you should keep the following in mind: