Pension Contribution

Rate of Contribution

a.      Monthly contribution for permanent employees with pensionable status

17.5%  of the employee monthly basic salary. (Refer to Section 8 (1) of the Statutory and Local Authorities Pension Act 1980 (Act 239)

a.      Monthly contribution for secondment officers with pensionable status

17.5% of the employee monthly notional basic salary. (Refer to Pekeliling Perkhidmatan Bilangan 12, 2008 Dasar & Prosedur Pelantikan Secara Peminjaman, Pertukaran Sementara Dan Pertukaran Tetap)

Contribution Due Date

​​​Monthly contributions either through EFT / TT, RENTAS or cheque must reach KWAP before or on the last day of the following month. (Refer to Section 8 (3) of the Regulations to Statutory and Local Authorities Pensions Act 1990).​

​​MonthPayment dateline
January28 / 29 February
February31 March
March30 April
April31 May
May30 June
June31 July
July31 August
August30 September
September31 October
October30 November
November31 December
December31 January


Penalty for Late Contribution

Section 8(4) of the Statutory and Local Authorities Pensions Act 1980 (Act 239). A penalty at a rate of 0.5% of the contribution amount will be imposed for each month the contribution amount remains unpaid.

(link to Penalties)​​​​​