Teachers' Pensions

Member Retirement

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In this section you can find out about the various types of retirement that can be taken in the Scheme (excluding ill-health retirement) and the conditions applicable in order to qualify for each retirement type. We have provided two tables, available as a PDF download; one provides the conditions for entitlement for a pension by retirement type; the other provides a guide to what benefits members with benefits in more than one arrangement must take depending on the age they choose to retire.

Detailed guide to conditions for accessing pension benefits

Conditions to access benefits

Combinations of benefits

You can also click on the links below to find out more about each of the different retirement types.

Age Retirement

Early Retirement

Phased Retirement

Premature Retirement

Calculation of Premature Retirement


Last Updated: 21/02/2018 14:24


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