For most people retirement is a major event in their lives and while some people may dread the prospect we believe with proper planning your retirement can be an eagerly anticipated event. The retirement process can be daunting and a fair amount of work is needed to process a retirement claim. You must apply for payment of you retirement benefit by completing the application form before the Fund will proceed with the processing of your claim.
When can you retire?
Anytime between age 50 and 60 for underground members and 53 and 63 for surface members; Anytime if disabled due to accident or illness, if the Trustees are satisfied that you can no longer perform your duties or any other duties in the category of work in which you were employed for.
The claims process::