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The Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund

Voluntary membership in the Norwegian Public Pension Fund (SPK)

The Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund
  • International employees who lives abroad receive salary from the University of Stavanger are offered a voluntary membership.
     
  • This pension covers retirement pension, contractual pension, disability pension and dependent's pension. To recieve retirement pension you must have been employed for a minimum of three years, in one or more organisations that are affiliated to the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund.
     
  • The membership requires deduction of 2% of the income to the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund, in addition a deduction of 7,5% of the income to the Norwegian National Insurance Scheme. The total deduction for the membership will be 9,5% of the income.
     
  • It is important that you inform the University of Stavanger in advance your first day of employment.