​Pension and Retirement Savings

Employees Retirement Fund (ERF)

ERF defined benefit plan for City of Dallas permanent, civilian employees. The plan provides retirement, disability and survivor benefits to Fund members and their beneficiaries. Click here for more information.

Dallas Police and Fire Pension System (DPFP)

The Dallas Police and Fire Pension System (DPFP) is an independently governed component unit of the City of Dallas (City) and serves to provide retirement, death and disability benefits to police officers and firefighters employed by the City. Click here for more information.

Retirement Savings Plan - Optional 401(k) or 457(b)

  • Everyone wants to be financially secure in retirement. At the City of Dallas, we’re here to help by offering you the exceptional opportunity to save for retirement through our 401(k) or 457(b) plan. After all, it’s never too early to start saving. 
  • If you are ready to enroll or would like more information, log on to Fidelity NetBenefits at or call the Fidelity Retirement Representatives at (800) 343-0860.
  • Schedule a complimentary one-on-one appointment with a Fidelity Retirement Planner by calling (800) 642-7131 or go to Or, call the City’s Deferred Compensation office at (214) 670-4861.