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Frequently Asked Questions Retirement

What happens after my personnel office processes my application?

After your personnel agency takes action, your agency payroll office:

  • Authorizes your final pay check and lump sum payment for unused annual leave;

  • Prepares your "Individual Retirement Record," Standard Form 2806 (CSRS) or 3100 (FERS) which reflects service, salary history, and annual retirement contributions; and

  • Forwards all retirement documents to OPM.

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