Ultimatum Ukrposhta: the Pension Fund has no money

Ультиматум Укрпочты: у Пенсионного фонда нет денег

The postal service intends to discontinue delivery of pensions with the new year

The amount of payment for services is increasing proportional to the growth of pension payments to recipients via Ukrposhta.

The increase of the tariff for delivery of pensions, which requires the postal service not provided for in the budget of the Pension Fund. On Friday, 5 October, said the Deputy Director of the Department of PFCs Lily Plump, reports UKRINFORM.

“Given that the rate for payment of services for the delivery and payment of pensions is defined as a percentage of the amount of the pension that is paid, the amount of payment for services is increasing proportional to the growth of pension payments to recipients via PAO Ukrposhta. The increase of the tariff for delivery of pensions and financial aid will determine the additional shipping charges, not provided for in the budget of the Pension Fund of Ukraine. Sources to cover them is not defined,” said Plump.

According to her, rates for payment of services related to payment and delivery of pensions and financial assistance to the population, which are paid from the Pension Fund are determined by the Ministry of infrastructure in coordination with the Ministry of economic development and trade and the Fund.

Now they are determined by the order of the State Committee of communication and information of Ukraine On approval of tariffs for payment of services related to payment and delivery of state pensions and monetary aid from 22.07.2004 №166, and account for 0.79% of the amount of pension payments delivered to pensioners in the cities, and 1.56% in rural areas.

As reported, the postal service will stop delivery of pensions from 2019, if the new tariff it will not be approved until November.

According to the head of the company, from the beginning of 2018, the postal service has incurred one billion hryvnias of losses from the delivery of pensions to the population.

 

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