Pension payments on December 28

Izah Azahari

The dates for Service Pension and Derivative Pension payments for this month is December 28, the Ministry of Finance and Economy (MoFE) announced.

As has been implemented in March to July, the Treasury Department will continue the Service Pension and Derivative Pension (widows and dependents) via the drive-through method at the International Convention Centre (ICC) for the Brunei-Muara District; the Tutong Civic Centre for the Tutong District; and at the counter of the Treasury Department’s office for the Belait and Temburong districts. The payment of pensions is from 7.30am to 3.30pm, while payment on consecutive days will be made at the MoFE building for Brunei-Muara District and at the Treasury Department branches in the Tutong, Belait and Temburong districts for 10 working days during office hours – 8am to 11.30am and 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

The MoFE advised recipients who have not yet registered with the Treasury Department but have bank accounts, to bring copies of their bank account card to process the pension payments for the following months. Recipients are urged to abide by the instructions of authorities that will aid in the vehicle line-up. Recipients are advised to not come in groups, not exit the vehicle and assemble at the payment area and leave immediately.