Child allowance: amount for double orphans
The maximum child allowance of 491 CHF is payable.
Surviving spouse fixed sum
An allowance, called a fixed sum, is added to the surviving spouse’s basic pension.
Amount and calculation:
- Fixed sum = 564 CHF per month
The fixed sum is based on the maximum period of membership (e.g. 35 years or 37 years and 10 months, depending on when you joined the Fund). The allowance is reduced proportionally according to the effective number of years of membership.