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

Employer Contribution Funding Consultation

The Department for Education (DfE) launched a funding consultation yesterday regarding future Employer Contributions.

17/01/2019 |

Changes surrounding the opt out process

The opt out process for members has been updated and these changes will go live from 4 February 2019.

16/01/2019 |

Updated information on the Reminder Checklist process

After the release of the MDC Checklist in October and following feedback from you we’ve made number of improvements to the routine.

17/12/2018 |

GMP update

The GMP reconciliation project, which began in autumn 2015, is now almost at an end with only 12,000 member records left to have an investigation completed.

17/12/2018 |

Monthly Contributions Ratio Queries

When completing the contributions monthly breakdown form and it highlights a ratio error, it would be helpful if the note box is completed with an appropriate note of the reason.

17/12/2018 |

Upcoming training in 2019

We’ll be sending you information on our upcoming training schedule for 2019 in the new year.

17/12/2018 |

Premature Retirement Administration by Teachers’ Pensions

All invoices issued should be paid promptly by the due date

17/12/2018 |

Monthly Contributions Reconciliation (MCR) workshops

We’ve had some really useful feedback from employers so far on the MCR process.

17/12/2018 |

Contact details

Please can you ensure that all of your contact details are correct and up to date.

17/12/2018 |

December opening hours

Over Christmas we’ll be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

17/12/2018 |

Successes of 2018 and what’s coming up in 2019

It’s been a busy year at Teachers’ Pensions.

17/12/2018 |

Online Repayment application form

The Repayment application form is back online.

27/11/2018 |

Audited EOYC FY1718 LA and Non LA

We’re fast approaching the final submission date for Local Authority audited EOYC for FY17-18. We need these to be returned by Friday 30 November.

26/11/2018 |

Webform enhancement to adding service

We’ll shortly be making enhancements to the way you can submit service and salary details on application forms.

26/11/2018 |

Payment of Arrears of Member contributions

We’d like to remind you that should you identify arrears of contributions for a prior year you should contact us with the details.

26/11/2018 |

Monthly Contributions Reconciliation (MCR)

You’ll shortly be receiving an email from us introducing Monthly Contributions Reconciliation (MCR).

26/11/2018 |

Use of the “W” indicator

Can we please reinforce that a ‘W’ indicator should only be input on a service submission if the member has left you as the employer, or have left teaching completely.

26/11/2018 |

New Bulletin layout

You’ll have noticed last month that we’ve refreshed the look of the Employer Bulletin.

26/11/2018 |

Monthly Data Collection (MDC) errors

We’ve identified a recent increase in the volume of MDC errors produced where a Full Time Salary Rate has not been provided.

26/11/2018 |

Monthly Data Collection (MDC) checklist and reminder

As you’re aware, we recently implemented the MDC checklist and reminder process to assist you in identifying non-submitted service in your MDC file.

26/11/2018 |

Flexibilities renewal when changing employers

We’d like to remind you that when a new employee joins you from another employer, you’ll need to check whether they have an ongoing Flexibilities election.

26/11/2018 |

Use of most up to date version of forms

When submitting (or asking an employee to submit) a paper application form, please ensure that it’s the most up to date version.

26/11/2018 |

Webchat

We’re currently in the process of trialling live webchat for members visiting our website.

26/11/2018 |

Audited EOYC for FY17/18 (Non LA)

To date we’ve received over 87% of audited returns. We’d like to thank those who’ve submitted their returns.

26/11/2018 |

Audited EOYC FY17/18 (LA only)

We’re fast approaching the final submission date for your audited EOYC for FY17-18. We need these to be returned by Friday 30 November.

26/11/2018 |

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