The provision of the Seafarer’s Pension Act and other earnings-related pension acts regarding part-time pension will be repealed as of 1 January 2017.
New part-time pensions will not be granted as of 1 January 2017.
The changes do not apply to pensioners that have already been granted part-time pension. The granted part-time pensions will be paid until the pensioner is eligible for old-age pension, provided that the pensioner still meets the requirements for part time pension.
The applied requirements for part-time pension shall be the requirements that are valid on 31 December 2016.