The Fund is set up to provide aid to the next of kin on the death of Union Members participating in the Fund.
Membership is open to all NUTP members within a period of six months of becoming members of the Union with a one-off fee of RM10.00 which is deposited to the capital fund.
Any member of the Union shall not be entitled to any benefits if he/she ceases to be a member of the Union or having arrears of Union subscription for more than 4 months.
The management of the Fund shall be vested in the Executive Council of the Union. All correspondence concerning the Fund are conducted by the Secretary General, while financial matters are conducted by the Treasurer General.
Any changes/amendments in the management of the Fund are subjected to the decision made at the Triennial Delegates Conference.
Distribution Of Benefits
The death benefit payment functions together with the Capital Fund and payment will be made according to the following formula : (subject to amendment)
Death Benefit Fund Rate Payment
With effect from 1 April 2009
|6 month - 1 year||RM300|
|More than 1 year - 5 years||RM1000|
|More than 5 years - 15 years||RM2000|
|More than 15 years||RM2500|