2021 Voluntary Retirement Incentive (VRI) Information
The Rhode Island Department of Administration is offering a Voluntary Retirement Incentive (VRI) for those state employees of the Executive Branch who participate in the Employees’ Retirement System of Rhode Island (ERSRI), are currently eligible to retire on or before December 31, 2020 and who are the recipients of longevity payments under the State’s longevity program.
Click here for the plan overview and policy. If you have additional questions, we encourage you to review the State’s extensive list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
The State has conducted a review of its retirement records and will be sending out enrollment packages to those we believe may be eligible via email and the U.S. Postal Service, beginning Friday, January 15, 2021.
Enrollment packages will include longevity information, participation deadlines, an election form and a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
If you believe you may be eligible for this incentive but have not received a notification from the Department of Administration by Monday, January 25, 2021, please contact the Division of Human Resources at 401-222-2160 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have received your retirement forms and would like more information on how to fill them out, please click here.
Important: If you have received your personal VRI enrollment package from the Department of Administration, please complete and submit the information below.
*Please do not submit this information until after you have received the enrollment package.*