South Dakota
Retirement System
Proudly Serving South Dakota's Public Employees Since 1974


SDRS Form E-1 -- Rev. 01/19
Member information (Click here for directions and conditions.)









Phone Numbers (Numbers only)

Email Addresses

In providing your email address you are granting SDRS permission to include your email address on the SDRS email list. You may unsubscribe from this list at any time by contacting SDRS.
Spouse information (Click here for directions and conditions.)

Naming your beneficiary
To name primary and contingent beneficiaries, you must complete SDRS Form E-5 "Beneficiary Designation" and file it with the SDRS office. Additionally, if you name minor children as beneficiaries, you may wish to appoint a custodian and successor custodian using SDRS Form E-5A "Transfer to Minor Form". These forms can be obtained from your employer, the SDRS website -, or the SDRS office.
Optional spouse coverage (Click here for directions and conditions.)
Effective July 1, 2010, this coverage is closed to new enrollments.

Eligibility to continue coverage is limited to members who elected coverage prior to July 1, 2010, and are currently covered by this optional protection. If an employee is currently participating in the optional spouse coverage and is changing employment without a break in SDRS credited service, the employee may elect to continue the optional spouse coverage by indicating continuation of coverage below:

Member release of information
It is my understanding that SDRS and my employer will exchange personnel and other records and information regarding my benefits as necessary. No information may otherwise be released without authorization of law or my written authorization.
Employer information (To be completed and signed by an authorized agent.)






I have notified our payroll unit to begin deducting the voluntary additional contributions beginning in: (MM-DD-YYYY)