Membership to the Fund

Following the enactment of the Social Security Regulatory Authority (SSRA) Act 6 0f 2008,employees from all sector of economy or self employed can opt to become members of LAPF as opposed to the former practice  where Fund’s coverage were determined by sector. Currently the Fund register members from local Government, Central Government,Parastatals, Private companies, International Organizations,Non Governmental Organization (NGO) including self-employed who opt to join LAPF on voluntary basis.

The SSRA Act has necessited the changes of the former name of the Fund from Local Authorities Pensions Fund to LAPF Pensions Fund, the changes takes care of widened scope of membership registration.