Retirement Application Do’s and Don’t’s


For Active City Employees:

Are you getting ready to retire? LACERS staff has put together some retirement application do’s and don’t’s to aid you during this process:


  • Do sign and date your application.
  • Do submit all three pages of your Managed Retirement Application.
  • Do initial any cross-outs.
  • Do make sure your application is submitted within the filing period.


  • Do not sign your application electronically.
  • Do not use any white-out on your application.
  • Do not put a past date as your Retirement Effective Date.
  • Do not submit your application in a format where it is not legible.