As a DERP member, your DERP Pension Benefit is one of the most important benefits you receive. It’s your foundation for a strong retirement future providing you a guaranteed lifelong monthly DERP Pension Benefit payment when you retire.

An important step you need to take as a DERP member is to set up your account. Your account is safe, convenient, and easy to use. Setting up your account gives you 24-hour access to your personal information seven days a week.

If you haven’t activated your account, take some time and do it today. Being aware and engaged is essential as your move forward in your retirement journey.

How do I set up account?

It is easy to set up your account! Follow the steps in the Five Steps to Creating Your Account.

What can I do in account?

It depends on where you are in your retirement journey. This table highlights some of what you will see and what you can do in your account.

Active/Inactive Members Can…

  • Access annual member statements
  • Review and update primary and contingent beneficiaries
  • Calculate a retirement benefit estimate (if vested)
  • Initiate a retirement application
  • View account details and contribution summary
  • Estimate the cost to purchase prior governmental or non-governmental service (if vested)
  • Request an appointment with a membership services representative

Retired Members Can…

  • View direct deposit advices
  • Update direct deposit information
  • Modify tax withholding preferences
  • Update contact information
  • Access 1099-R tax forms
  • Enroll in insurance during Open Enrollment
  • Request an appointment with a membership services representative

Do I need to know my DERP ID?

Yes, you need to know your DERP ID when you activate your account.

How can I get my DERP ID?

When you started working for the City and County of Denver, we emailed you a welcome message that included your DERP ID. To protect your account, we will not email your DERP ID again so if you cannot find the welcome message give us a call ((303) 839-5419). We will ask a few questions to confirm we are talking to you before we give you your DERP ID.

Need help setting up your account?

Email or call (303) 839-5419 Monday-Friday, from 8:00 a.m-5:00 p.m.