2023 Annual Statements Your 2023 Annual Statement covering the period January 1 through December 31, 2023 was mailed May 1, 2024. Click below for more information. READ MORE Why is CPF Better Than a 401(k)
CPF is a real lifetime pension, with benefits calculated
using a set formula—a 401(k) is simply an individual
savings account subject to market fluctuations.
Have You Moved? Remember to notify CPF if you move
so you don’t miss valuable information
about your pension.

Central Pension Fund

The Central Pension Fund (CPF) is a multi-employer pension fund established in 1960 to provide retirement, disability and death benefits to members of, and individuals represented by, the International Union of Operating Engineers. Plan benefits are based upon annual employer contributions for participants which are reported to CPF from employer locations. Our most requested forms are listed below.


Application for Benefits

Change of Address

Direct Deposit Authorization

Designation of Beneficiary

Application for Surviving Spouse

Basic Data Form

Request an Estimate

Request a Pension Verification

Request a Money Follows the Man Transfer

Report a Death

Change My Federal Tax Withholding


Participant, retirement, and general questions

For Employers

Reporting forms, documents, notices, and general information

Benefit Guide

A comprehensive explanation of the benefits, rights and features

CPF Announcements

Stay up-to-date with the latest Central Pension Fund news and announcements.


2023 Annual Statements

The 2023 Annual Participant Statements for the period ending December 31, 2023 were mailed May 1, 2024. These Statements provide an estimate of your retirement

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Did You Know?


CPF has over 6,200 contributing employers​


CPF has approximately 130,000 active and vested participants and 78,000 recipients



CPF is the 2nd largest multi-employer defined benefit pension fund in the United States


CPF mails benefits statements to every active participant twice a year

Report a Death

If a Participant, Recipient, or Beneficiary with the Central Pension Fund has passed away, please contact our office at (202) 362-1000 as soon as possible.  We will provide you with further instructions.



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