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Our news pages are updated regularly with all the information you need to know about the Teachers' Pension Scheme.

Employer drop in session

Our next Employer drop-in session will be on Wednesday 27 July at 2pm.

04/07/2022 |

Teachers Retirement Agency

A reminder that we run a different service compared to the Teachers' Retirement Agency, who you may also be contacted by.

04/07/2022 |

MCR mid month updates and corrections

We’ve received an increase in the number of queries from employers asking about making warning error corrections and service and salary updates mid-month.

04/07/2022 |

MDC concurrent calculation validation enhancement

We’ve recently updated the validation performed when a service line is submitted when you use the concurrent calculator.

04/07/2022 |

MCR drop in surgeries

If you’ve on-boarded to MCR you should’ve received an email inviting you to a series of support sessions to go through common errors and help answer any questions you have regarding your MCR submission.

04/07/2022 |

Quarterly drop in session for Multi Academy Trusts MATs and Academies

Each quarter we’ll be holding a MAT and Academy stakeholder meeting to provide updates and support for this type of employer.

04/07/2022 |

Multi Factor Authentication (MFA) - Common query

We’ve been informed of a common query when resetting your details using MFA and wanted to confirm the position.

04/07/2022 |

Free employer training

As you may know, each month we offer an extensive employer training programme, completely free of charge.

04/07/2022 |

Updated resources

We’ve recently updated a couple of resources that will help with member queries on how they can access their benefits and the conditions of accessing these.

04/07/2022 |

Inset day member presentations

We’ve recently sent you an email explaining that we’re going to be hosting several member presentations across dates in September.

04/07/2022 |

Training

Our employer webinars are really helpful when it comes to answering questions you may have regarding the Scheme.

07/06/2022 |

End of Year Certificate

By now you should’ve received the email with your cash figure for FY21/22.

07/06/2022 |

Finance update

This month’s update is regarding maternity pay and monthly contributions.

07/06/2022 |

Important reminder to save you and us time

It’s come to light that some of you (or your payroll/software providers) are submitting contributions and signing the associated declarations, even though the contributions don’t match the submission.

07/06/2022 |

MCR Submissions for MATs and Academies

MCR Submissions for MATs and Academies

07/06/2022 |

Transitional Protection update

The necessary legislative framework that’s required to comply with the Transitional Protection remedy, as per the government’s consultation response, is being rolled out in two stages.

07/06/2022 |

Multi Factor Authentication MFA

On 10 May we launched MFA for both members and employers.

07/06/2022 |

MPO report and email templates

Every month we’ll send your establishment a report outlining who hasn’t registered for My Pension Online (MPO) and ask you to encourage them to sign up.

07/06/2022 |

Employer drop in session

Our next Employer drop-in session will be on Thursday 23 June at 2pm.

07/06/2022 |

45 years of reckonable service reached and the career average scheme

Members who’ve reached 45 years of reckonable service in the final salary scheme were previously exempt from making pension contributions.

07/06/2022 |

Missing submission notification and missing members checklist for employers onboarded to MCR

We’ve made some changes to our systems which meant you may not have received a missing submission notification or a missing members checklist file recently.

07/06/2022 |

Jubilee opening times

Our Employer Helpline will close at 3.30pm on Wednesday 1 June and resume from 9am on 6 June 2022.

01/06/2022 |

Missing members notification for employers onboarded to MCR

We’ve made some changes to our systems which meant you may not have received a missing submission notification or a missing members checklist file recently.

20/05/2022 |

Training

Take advantage of our amazing training opportunities to develop your understand of the Scheme.

28/04/2022 |

Employer drop-in session

Our next Employer drop-in session will be on Thursday 24 May at 2pm.

28/04/2022 |

Contribution rate and exit charges (Independent Schools)

Please read for any recent misconceptions generated around the Teacher's Pension Scheme

28/04/2022 |

Possible missing service for potential retirees

Due to the high volumes of members we expect to retire at the end of this academic year, please can you ensure any applications are with us as soon as possible.

28/04/2022 |

Employer delegation access

If an employer uses a third party to produce and send their MDC or MCR submissions, they need to give the provider access to their Employer Portal account.

28/04/2022 |

A quick guide to multiple rows of data that cover a pay period

We've created a quick guide to help with April submissions.

28/04/2022 |

Transitional Protection videos

Check out our three new Transitional Protection videos

28/04/2022 |

Teachers’ Pensions Action Forum March

We recently held a Teachers’ Pensions Action Forum (TPAF) event on 9 and 16 March.

28/04/2022 |

Changes to My Pension Online and Employer Portal log in process Multi Factor Authentication

This month we’re changing the way members and new Employer Portal account holders log in to My Pension Online and the Employer Portal.

28/04/2022 |

New guide to help with the End of Year Certificate EOYC process

We've created a new guide to help with the End of Year Certificate process.

28/04/2022 |

Forms

Looking for a Form? Our forms page has everything you'll need to get started.

Forms

Calculators

See how members pensions are built and explore the available options.

Calculators

FAQ's

Find the answers with our range of Frequently Asked Questions.

FAQs