The retirement age depends on the date of entrance into SSI (Social Security Institution) in Turkey. There are several eras determined by the issuance of consecutive legislation that made the age of eligibility very complex; also alternative eligibility conditions exist within these eras.
ENTRANCE BETWEEN 9TH SEPTEMBER 1999 – 30TH APRIL 2008
Persons first time insured between above dates will be eligible for old age pension
- With 7 000 days of contributions at the age of 58 (women) or 60 (man).
- Or alternatively 25 years in the system with 4500 premium payment at the age of 58 (women) or 60 (man).