Please note: To access your account, you must register by creating a username and password. A registration guide is available for Active and Retired members.
The VCERA Member Portal is a password-protected and enabled with Multifactor Authentication. This self-service web portal allows you to conveniently view key elements of your retirement account. The portal is designed to give VCERA members up-to-date access to the retirement information most relevant to them:
Active and deferred members will be able to check contribution balances, verify beneficiaries, read VCERA correspondence and run personalized benefit estimates.
Retired members will be able to view monthly payment summaries, print tax statements and update mailing addresses.
If you need additional assistance, or experience any of the following issues:
You receive a verification email, and you are NOT attempting to log in to the Member Portal,
You do not receive the verification email, after first checking your spam and junk email folder(s),
You cannot remember your registered email address or password.
VCERA will withhold federal and state (California only) income
taxes from your monthly retirement benefit according to the
preferences you indicated on the Federal and
California State Tax Withholding Request Form. You may elect
to a) have no tax withholding, b) use the standard tax tables, or
c) designate a fixed amount for state tax withholding. You can
update your preferences at any time in writing. A qualified tax
advisor can assist you in determining the appropriate withholding
VCERA does not administer retiree health benefits and thus cannot
answer questions about such plans. For information on your
eligibility in the County’s medical, dental and vision care
plans, contact the Ventura County Human Resources Department at