After you applied

After you apply

Once you have applied, you should notify us which account you want the money in. There are also a few other things it is good to keep in mind.

Report your account number

We pay out your pension to the bank account you have selected. Since we collaborate with Swedbank for pension disbursement, you must notify them your account.

Bank account in Sweden

If you have a Swedish account, you can register with Swedbank's account records by visiting

www.swedbank.se/kontoregister

This can be done with or without a Swedish electronic identification (Swedish eID or BankID).

Alternately you can register by filling out a form and returning it to Swedbank.

Notification of account number for pensions (pdf, new window)

Bank account abroad

If you have an overseas account, you can only register your account by filling out a form and returning it to Swedbank.

Notification of account number for pensions (pdf, new window)

Questions about account registration

If you have any questions about how you register your account, please contact Swedbank by calling +46 858 590 000.

Good to know about the parts in your occupational pension

The parts in your occupational pension all function a little differently. You will receive money from some of them for a limited time; others you'll receive for the rest of your life.

The selectable part

  • In most cases, your money is disbursed every month for as long as you live.
  • Once your money has begin being paid out, you cannot change your mind and discontinue the payment.

Kåpan Tjänste

  • If you take out Kåpan Tjänste at the age of 65, you will receive a confirmation three months before you receiving your first payment. In other cases, you will receive a confirmation after you have submitted your application.
  • Kåpan Tjänste is normally paid out over five years.
  • Once your money has begin being paid out, you cannot change your mind and discontinue the payment.
  • The same month you receive your final disbursement, you will received a message from us that your disbursements will soon cease.

Defined benefit retirement pension

  • Once we have finished with your application, we will send a decision to both you and your employer.
  • If you take out your money before age 65, you can choose the amount to take out each month. Keep in mind that the amount you take out before age 65 affects the size of your pension after 65.
  • If you take out your defined benefit retirement pension from age 65 or later, it will be paid out as long as you live. You cannot choose to take your money out over a shorter period.

Every year, your defined benefit retirement pension is recalculated

This could mean that you will get a higher or a lower amount in future. You will receive a message from us when we have recalculated your pension.

Your amount may change over the year

If we receive new or changed information during the year, it may happen that we also recalculate your pension during the year. This could mean that you will get a higher or a lower amount your pension. You will receive a message from us when we have recalculated your pension.

Did you retire according to transitional regulations?

If you retired according to transitional regulations (ÖB-rätt in Swedish), you will receive an amount in defined benefit retirement pension before you turn 65. This amount will be lower after you turn 65. Contact our Customer Service at +46 (0)20-51 50 40blobid6.png for more information.

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