Welcome to the Dukes County Contributory Retirement System Website

Welcome! The Dukes County Contributory Retirement System is pleased to offer this website to provide critical information to our active members, retirees and their families.  We hope you will visit this site often and utilize the tools and resources on this site to assist you in your retirement planning and beyond.  

Our office is located at 9 Airport Road, Suite 1 in Edgartown, Massachusetts.  You can reach us by phone at (508) 696-3846 or by fax at (508) 696-3847.




  • RFP NOTICE – LCG: The Dukes County Contributory Retirement System is conducting a large cap growth investment manager search under the guidance of its investment consultant David Lee, CFA.  The Fund has $170 million in total assets.  The amount of this search is approximately $25 million. All proposals will be evaluated by the investment consultant and recommendations will be made to the client. The final decision will be made by the board.  The RFP for this search can be found at: www.dahab.com/searches.

    The due date for the proposal is October 29, 2019 at 12:00 PM ET. If you have any questions please contact Chris Mills at Dahab Associates, at 631.665.6181 or [email protected].

  • UPCOMING ELECTION: Election for (2) three-year terms to the Dukes County Retirement Board will be held on December 9, 2019.  Nomination papers are available at the Retirement Office in the County Administration building located at 9 Airport Road, Edgartown.  Nomination papers must be filed in the Retirement Office no later than Noon, October 18, 2019.  A letter regarding details of the election process was mailed to all retirees and active members of the system.  If you did not receive this letter, please call us to confirm we have your correct mailing address on file.
  • The Board has approved a 3% COLA (Cost of Living Adjustment) for Fiscal Year 2020 .  The COLA is on the first $14,000 of annual retirement earnings effective on the July 31, 2019 payroll.