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Where are you on the road to retirement?

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New Employee Experience

New employees attending the orientation. Review the retirement materials and forms you will need to complete.

Early Career

Recently hired to five years. Read general information about the TVA Retirement System and the options available for building retirement savings.


Five years of service and up. Make sure you have all the pieces in place for a secure retirement.

Ready to Retire

Retiring within 12 months. Choose your withdrawal and distribution options and plan for a smooth transition.


Enjoying retirement. Find out how to keep in touch with the Retirement System and update your documents when necessary.



News Archive

News & Events

Notice of Amendments

On April 11, 2014, the TVA Retirement System Board approved amendments to the System Rules and to the Provisions of the 401(k) Plan. Read more.


The Notice to Interested Parties regarding an application the TVA Retirement System will file with the Internal Revenue Service for an advance determination on the qualification of the employee pension benefit plans, Tennessee Valley Authority Retirement System and the Tennessee Valley Authority Savings and Deferral Retirement Plan (401(k) Plan) is now available for review.

Use the new TVARS Sharepoint site to request a retirement benefit estimate, register for a retirement meeting, and access retirement planning resources, including both TVARS and Fidelity Planning Tools. Only available via the TVA network. See the site


Things to Know from Retirement Management

Life Expectancy Changes Lead to Modification of Some TVARS Benefit Calculations

401(k) Plan Share Class Changes

New Service Available for 401(k) Plan Participants!


PLUS Updates

Retiree Self-Service Module Available Later This Year


Lawsuit Update

Based on Plaintiffs’ motion and Defendants’ not opposing the motion, the Court ordered on Monday, July 8, 2013, that this lawsuit be re-opened, after having administratively closed it for settlement negotiations. The TVARS board members want to make sure TVA employees and retirees are updated on this pending lawsuit concerning the retirement system. 

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