Teachers' Pensions

Family benefits and nominations

Our Frequently Asked Questions below will help you answer many of your common questions about Family benefits and nominations.
  • Are there any changes to survivor partner benefits after retirement?

    If the member retires or dies in service on or after 1 January 2007 a survivor’s pension may be paid to a nominated partner.

  • Is it my responsibility to ensure that members receive partner nomination forms?

    Yes, you should make members aware of the benefits of the Teachers' Pension Scheme including the introduction of partner benefits.


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