Latest News

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

MCR enhanced training

Prior to on-boarding to MCR we advise all employers to register onto our enhanced training sessions

18/01/2022 |

MCR Resources

We understand that transitioning to MCR can be difficult and confusing, so we’ve created a wide range of resources to help you as much as possible.

18/01/2022 |

MCR monthly errors

Read more about MCR27 and MCR28 errors

18/01/2022 |

MCR backdated pay awards

A number of employers have recently contacted us regarding backdated pay awards. If you’re still unsure of what to do in these circumstances, we’ve got a quick guide on our website which should help with your submissions

18/01/2022 |

Your responsibilities and MCR

We’ve recently updated our responsibilities checklist to account for those of you who’ve on-boarded or are on-boarding to MCR, helping you remember dates and tasks needed for this new process.

18/01/2022 |

Multi Academy Trust MAT MCR submissions

When MATs on-board to MCR they’re asked how they’d like to submit their files

18/01/2022 |

End of Year Certificate EOYC refunds

If you require an EOYC refund, there’s no facility with MCR to reduce the next month’s contribution submission.

18/01/2022 |

The importance of Role Identifiers

Once you’ve on-boarded and role identifiers have been allocated to each member, the identifier must stay the same for that particular role.

18/01/2022 |

MCR monthly errors

When you submit your MCR file, you may receive a warning error file. This will contain the contribution errors that you’ll need to correct in your payroll, then provide an update in your next MCR submission to reflect this change.

18/01/2022 |

Website maintenance - Friday 14 January

Our contact centre and website will be unavailable from 4pm on 14 January 2022.

11/01/2022 |

Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals (CIPP) Public Sector event

Find out more about the event and register.

05/01/2022 |

Contributions – prior year arrears

Do you know what you need to do when you identify arrears?

05/01/2022 |

Employer drop-in sessions

Spaces are limited, so book your place now to avoid missing out.

05/01/2022 |

Free training opportunities

Work smarter, not harder, in 2022.

05/01/2022 |

Getting in touch with the right team

We’ve a number of different email addresses you can contact.

05/01/2022 |

Keep your contact details up to date

Do you have an inbox full of emails that aren’t meant for you?

05/01/2022 |

Look out for our Monthly Contributions Reconciliation (MCR) Bulletin

Later this month, we’ll be sending our latest MCR Bulletin to all those who’ve already on-boarded to MCR.

05/01/2022 |

Starters, leavers and staying up to date

As members work through their career, their circumstances may change.

05/01/2022 |

Tell us what you think

Your feedback helps us shape the service that we deliver to you.

05/01/2022 |

Changes to member opt out

Based on your feedback, we’ve removed the pdf version of the member opt out form from our website.

14/12/2021 |

Training - New dates and booking system

We’ve released dates for our webinars, member presentations and employer drop-in sessions for January – March 2022.

14/12/2021 |

Employer drop-in session

We’d like to say thank you to all of you who’ve joined us on an employer drop-in sessions this year.

14/12/2021 |

Change to the Employer Bulletin send date

We’re changing the date that we send you the Employer Bulletin from January.

14/12/2021 |

2021 round up

It’s been a year of great achievements, all with the aim of helping you and our members get the best service we can offer.

14/12/2021 |

Seasonal opening times

We’ll be closing our Employer Helpline along with our Member Contact Centre, Webchat facility and WhatsApp service at 12:30pm on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

24/11/2021 |

Prospective Remedy Consultation

Consultations are now being carried out by government departments to implement the remedy.

30/11/2021 |

Training videos

If your workload is starting to quieten down for the festive period, make the most of your time in the office with our training videos.

24/11/2021 |

Are your contact details up to date

When was the last time you updated your establishment’s contact details?

24/11/2021 |

The importance of correct member information

Please can you make sure that all member details are up to date and correct prior to retirement application submissions.

24/11/2021 |

Employer drop in session

Our next Employer drop-in session will be on Wednesday 15 December at 2pm.

24/11/2021 |

New year retirement resources

The beginning of January is a very popular time of year for many teachers to retire. If you’re still processing Age, Early or Phased retirement applications we’ve a range of resources designed to help you and your retirees.

24/11/2021 |

Monthly Data Collection MDC Full Checklist

We’ve previously informed you about the Monthly Data Collection (MDC) Full Checklist and provided guidance on how to complete it.

24/11/2021 |

Responsibilities document

As we’re nearing the beginning of a new year, you may be starting to think about organising yourself for 2022.

24/11/2021 |

We’ve launched member secure web messaging and WhatsApp!

We’re pleased to announce that after an initial successful testing period, we’ve launched secure web messaging and WhatsApp for members today!

01/11/2021 |

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