Latest News

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

Goodwin and phased withdrawal Consultation

Your responses are required by Tuesday 1 June 2021.

09/04/2021 |

Cost control mechanism

The government has announced that the pause of the cost control mechanism will be lifted, and the cost control element of the 2016 valuations process will be completed.

06/04/2021 |

Barred list changes from April 2021

From 1 April 2021, the Department for Education (DfE) will host the Barred List Checking Service.

08/04/2021 |

Guaranteed Minimum Pension consultation response

The Government has issued its response to the consultation ‘Public Service Pensions: Guaranteed Minimum Pension (GMP) indexation.

25/03/2021 |

Prudential Additional Voluntary Contributions – Processing issue

Prudential are currently experiencing delays in the processing of contributions and paying out claims.

24/03/2021 |

End of Year Certificate timetable

We’d like to make you aware of the key dates you’ll need to take note of.

23/03/2021 |

How Monthly Contributions Reconciliation benefits you

We’d like to highlight how it’s having a positive impact and the beneficial effect you can expect to see once you on-board

23/03/2021 |

Split service lines in April

Any service provided for a member relating to the month of April, must be split into two lines.

23/03/2021 |

Drop-in sessions

Register online to book your place on an upcoming session and submit your question in advance.

23/03/2021 |

Update of contact details

Keeping your contact details up to date means that you never miss any essential communications from us that help you fulfil your responsibilities.

23/03/2021 |

Teachers’ Pensions Action Forum

We’ll be hosting more TPAF events throughout the year.

23/03/2021 |

Certificate of Re-employment

We’ll contact members directly to let them know that they need to complete a Certificate via their My Pension Online account.

23/03/2021 |

Finance

Updates on MCR submissions, calculating Contribution tiers, Refunds and Maternity pay.

23/03/2021 |

Monthly Contributions Reconciliation (MCR) on-boarding survey

We recently sent an email to all those who’ve yet to select an MCR on-boarding date.

22/02/2021 |

Institute of Customer Services

We’d appreciate your help in shaping the future service at Teachers’ Pensions.

22/02/2021 |

Faster accrual elections

Can we remind you to check the Employer Portal for Faster Accrual elections sent in by your employees.

22/02/2021 |

Finance

February's update covers Monthly Contributions and Monthly Breakdown forms.

22/02/2021 |

Monthly Contributions Reconciliation (MCR) error reminder process

When you submit your MCR file and we identify any warning errors, we’ll send you a file that contains these errors.

22/02/2021 |

Planning retirement

We receive high volumes of retirements during this period so applications should be submitted as soon as possible.

22/02/2021 |

Changes to TP Online

With effect from 1 April 2021 the TP Online service for Barred List checks will be moving from us to the Department for Education (DfE).

22/02/2021 |

Employer helpline and feedback

The Employer helpline continues to be available to assist you with your enquires.

22/02/2021 |

Training

Our webinar schedule for March and April is now available to view on our website.

22/02/2021 |

Government revokes £95,000 cap on redundancy payments

The cap on redundancy payments is revoked with immediate effect.

17/02/2021 |

Government Response to the Public service pension schemes: changes to the transitional arrangements to the 2015 schemes consultation

Changes to the transitional arrangements to the 2015 schemes consultation

03/02/2021 |

Employer helpline and feedback

The Employer helpline continues to be available to assist you with your enquires.

02/02/2021 |

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