Retirement age rises by one month to 66 years and 7 months in 2022

By TPN, in News · 10-03-2021 14:34:00 · 0 Comments

The legal age for accessing retirement will rise again one month in 2022 to 66 years and seven months, according to a law today published in Diário da República (DR).

The normal age of access to the old-age pension under the general Social Security regime in 2022, under the terms of paragraph 3 of article 20 of Decree-Law no. 187/2007, of 10 May, in its current wording, is 66 years and 7 months ”, reads in the ordinance published today and which takes effect from 1 January, 2021. The normal age of access to the old-age pension varies according to the average life expectancy at 65 years of age, an indicator that the National Statistics Institute (INE) updated in November to 19.69 years.

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