The payments of Service Pension and Derivative Pension (widow and dependants) for this month will be available today and Saturday via a drive-through, the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MoFE) announced.
For the Brunei-Muara District, the distribution of pensions will be held at the International Convention Centre (ICC) Berakas.
For the Tutong District, it will be at the Tutong District Civic Centre Complex. For Belait and Temburong districts, payments will be made over the counter at the districts’ Treasury Department.
Pension can be collected between 7.30am-3.30pm while payments after these two dates will be held at the MoFE building in the Brunei-Muara District and Treasury Department at the three other districts for the next 10 working days.
MoFE called on recipients with bank accounts to bring along a copy of the bank account card to process payment for the following month.
The ministry seeks recipients’ cooperation in adhering to directions given during collection and health advices issued by the Ministry of Health (MoH).
Recipients are advised to leave immediately following the transactions as well as refraining from attending in groups, exiting the vehicles and crowding the payment area.