According to paragraph 2 of article 24 of the Law "On pension insurance in the Republic of Kazakhstan" (hereinafter - the Law) the following persons shall be exempt from payment of mandatory pension contributions to accumulative pension funds:
- individuals who have reached retirement age in accordance with paragraph 1 of article 11 of the Law;
- individuals with disabilities of the first and second groups, if the disability is established without a term. Payment of mandatory pension contributions to the unified accumulative pension fund is carried out at the request of persons;
- military personnel (except conscripts), employees of special state and law enforcement bodies, the state courier service, as well as persons whose rights to have special ranks, class ranks and wear uniforms have been abolished since January 1, 2012;
4) recipients of pension payments for years of service.