Effective January 1, 1951, federal law allowed states to enter into voluntary agreements with the
Social Security Administration (SSA) for Social Security coverage for their state and local governments.
Resource for Governmental employers, and others who need information about Social Security requirements for state and local government employees. Visit the
SSA website for the online Social Security handbook and recent press releases.
Please Note: If you have questions about your individual Social Security accounts, you should direct them to your local Social Security office or call the Social Security Administration at (800) 772-1213.
200 East 18th Street Austin, TX 78701 ( map)
Toll Free (877) 275-4377
Relay Texas, TTY 7-1-1 or (800) 735-2989