Retirement in Kazakhstan: calculation of the amount of the pension, the retirement age and changes in the pension legislation Printable versionLast update: 25.09.2023
All citizens of our republic at one or another age are interested in issues of pension provision from the state: how to retire, how to calculate the size of pension payments and, in general, what kind of state support is being implemented for citizens who have already retired? More detailed information on all questions about pension provision in the Republic of Kazakhstan you can find by reading this article.
In accordance with Article 28 of the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan, a citizen of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall be guaranteed a minimum wage and pension, and guaranteed social security in old age, in case of disease, disability or loss of a breadwinner and other legal grounds.
Pension provision in the Republic is carried out in accordance with the Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan of April 20, 2023 "Social Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan" (hereinafter - the Code).
A pension is a combination of the state basic pension benefit and (or) pension payments by age and (or) pension payments for length of service and (or) from the Unified Accumulative Pension Fund and (or) voluntary accumulative pension fund.
Citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan, foreigners and stateless persons permanently residing in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan have the right to pension payments, unless otherwise provided by laws and international treaties.
Types of pensions
Multi-level model of social protection in the Republic of Kazakhstan
Retirement age in the Republic of Kazakhstan