The Summary Plan Descriptions (the SPDs) explain the major provisions of the District of Columbia Police Officers and Firefighters’ Retirement Plan and the District of Columbia Teachers’ Retirement Plan (the Plans). Descriptions of the benefits available and the requirements to qualify for benefits under the Plans are explained in the SPD booklets.
Your rights and responsibilities under the Plans are also included. SPD booklets are available in PDF format for download below. Please call DCRB Member Services at (202) 343-3272 to request a printed copy. Use the contact information provided in the applicable PDF if you have any further questions about your Plan.
- Police Officers and Firefighters' Summary Plan Description - The Police Officers and Firefighters' Summary Plan Description (SPD) booklet explains the major provisions of your retirement plan, what benefits are available, and how to qualify for them.
- Teachers' Summary Plan Description - The Teachers' Summary Plan Description (SPD) booklet explains the major provisions of your retirement plan, what benefits are available, and how to qualify for them.
Summary Plans FAQ
We have provided the answers to many commonly asked questions with regards to the Plans. Before you contact us by phone, email, or in person, please visit the pages linked below to see if we have already answered your question.