Volunteer Service Requirements
Beginning July 1st the requirement for volunteer departments to hold a minimum of 8 hours of group training each month will resume. If a department fails to meet this requirement, no member of the department can earn pension creditable service for 2021.
Board Votes to approve a COLA at the June 16, 2021 meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Georgia Firefighters' Pension Fund. The Board voted to grant a cost of living allowance (COLA) increase of 1.5% in pension benefits, payable to all current and future retirees. The increase is effective July1, 2021 for benefits received July 31, 2021.