Teachers' Pensions
Forms and Guides

Forms and Guides

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To access the documents below please select the one you want to view.

MCR User Guide v2

An in-depth document for payroll providers, software providers and employers to develop an automated MCR solution or to collate the required information to use in the MCR template.

MCR On Boarding Guide v3

Which explains the on-boarding process and details what you’ll expect throughout the transition.

MCR Template User Instructions v2

Which provides instructions to those who will be completing MCR manually using the MCR template directly.

Onboarding Form

Form for onboarding with MCR.

MCR Template v5

The Template used to input members service, salary and contribution information. Please note you can’t currently send output files to us, the Template is there to be used with the guides provided and to help test your data inputs.

User Guide - Appendix A v2

A document that shows how the examples at the end of the MCR user guide can be populated within the MCR Template.

Contribution Calculations

A document that shows how the 'When Earned' and 'When Paid' methods are used.

Last Updated: 22/11/2019 14:02


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