The Fund has amended its Rules to comply with Default Regulations, click here to view rule amendment.
All permanent employees of Eskom and all its subsidiaries and of any other participating employer in the Fund who are younger than 65 years qualify for membership of the EPPF.
All in-service members who exit the EPPF may choose to leave a portion of their whole benefit in the EPPF’s Deferred Pension Scheme until retirement and become deferred pensioners of the EPPF.
When in-service members retire from the EPPF and start to draw a pension from the EPPF, they become pensioners of the EPPF. Widows, widowers and qualifying children of deceased members and pensioners in receipt of a pension from the EPPF are beneficiaries of the EPPF.