Forgotten pensions

December 19, 2019

On Friday 20 December, Henk van der Kolk, chairman of the Pensioenfonds Detailhandel, was a guest at Omroep MAX in the broadcast of Meldpunt about ‘forgotten pensions’. These are pensions that have ever been built up but cannot be paid out because the pension beneficiaries cannot be found.

View the broadcast here.


Do you have any questions about this subject as a result of the broadcast? Then you can visit Here you will find all pension agreements from Dutch pension funds and insurers. You can also find out if you have a “forgotten pension”.

If you cannot find a solution, you can contact the service desk on 020-7512870 (on working days between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.) or send an email to

Worked in retail?
Have you worked in the retail trade? Then contact Pensioenfonds Detailhandel for questions.

Arrange your allowances properly!
Do you receive a supplement from the government such as rent or healthcare allowance? This can change or expire due to a payment. Therefore, timely report the correct income data to the Tax Authorities. You can find everything about benefits at