Participating Employers Handbook


As an ACERA Participating Employer, it’s important for you to understand your organization’s role in managing and administering retirement, death, survivor, and disability benefits for your eligible employees. The Participating Employers Handbook is your resource. It includes information on:

  • The ACERA organization
  • Description of the ACERA benefit plans
  • The responsibilities and the procedures to be followed by ACERA Participating Employers
  • The tools and resources available to help you fulfill your responsibilities as a Participating Employer

Please check the handbook first when you have questions, and do not hesitate to contact ACERA at 510-628-3000 with your inquiries.

Participating Employers Handbook

Biweekly Transmittal Form For Participating Employers