The General Pension and Social Security Authority (GPSSA) was established in accordance with the federal law no. 6 of the year 1999.
Scope of Work
The authority is mandated to apply the pension and retirement benefits for the UAE nationals in accordance with the provisions of federal law no. 7 of the year 1999 on pension and social security, and its amendments.
Board of Directors
The authority is lead by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum the Deputy Ruler of Dubai, the Minister of Finance and Chairman of GPSSA.
GPPSA has assumed many achievements since its inception especially in extending the pension law umbrella to include all of the UAE national working force in the federal ministries and entities in addition to the local governments in Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah and Um Al Quwain Emirates. UAE nationals working in the private sector are also included in the law as well as employers, self employed and professionals. Moreover, the law covers the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) nationals working in the country.
The Authority provides high quality services that are upgraded constantly to all of its stakeholders including contributors and pensioners and their beneficiaries in order to meet their expectations, safeguard the pensioners rights and protect the future generations.