You may request a refund from the District of Columbia Police Officers and Firefighters’ Retirement Plan and the District of Columbia Teachers’ Retirement Plan (the Plans). Your refund includes the mandatory contributions deducted from your salary, and any voluntary purchase of service contributions you made during your employment. A refund does not include investment earnings or employer contributions. You cannot borrow against your contributions; if you are requesting a refund, it must be 100% disbursed.
To receive a refund, you must complete and submit the Application for Refund of Plan Contributions form.
You can send the completed form and any required attachments by fax to (202) 566 -5001 or by mailing your documents to:
DC Retirement Board
Member Services Center
900 7th Street, NW, Second Floor
Washington, DC 20001
If you have further questions, please contact the DCRB Member Services Center by clicking on the Ask Member Services link, or by phone at (202) 343-3272 Monday – Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.