Teachers' Pensions
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  Our Employer Support helpline is currently closed until further notice but you can still contact us.  

Latest News

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

Completion of forms

We're currently accepting paper forms with digital signatures

27/03/2020 |

Government update on McCloud 25 March 2020

This is the key information from the update.

26/03/2020 |

Contributions breakdown slips

As the end of the financial year is fast approaching it’s important that all slips are submitted to us.

25/03/2020 |

Training

We've added extra webinars

25/03/2020 |

Direct Debit feedback survey

We'd like to introduce Direct Debit as a new payment option.

25/03/2020 |

Temporary closure of Employer Support helpline

Our Employer Support helpline is currently closed until further notice. We're still here to help you with your queries via email.

25/03/2020 |

Post isn't the only way

The fastest way for members to provide us with most applications is through My Pension Online

25/03/2020 |

Joint work with ESFA

Joint work with ESFA

25/03/2020 |

Academy trust stakeholder group

If you’re an Academy or MAT that has views on how we provide service we’d like to invite you to attend our Academy & Multi-Academy Trust Stakeholder Group.

25/03/2020 |

Update your contact details online

Don’t forget you can now update the contact details for your establishment online.

25/03/2020 |

Certificate of Re-employment

When is it required

25/03/2020 |

End of Year Certificate timetable

The key dates you need to be aware of.

23/03/2020 |

COVID-19 update

We're actively monitoring the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation and will update our information in accordance with any developments.

16/03/2020 |

Pensions increase

Pensions increase

06/03/2020 |

Monthly Contribution Reconciliation (MCR) roll-out postponement

We're taking important measures to deliver a smooth transition where the process is right first time.

06/03/2020 |

Missing Monthly Contributions Breakdown forms

In readiness for the financial year 2019/20 End of Year Certificate exercise, we require all missing Monthly Contribution Breakdown forms to be submitted as soon as possible.

25/02/2020 |

Overtime

We’ve recently seen cases where employers aren’t splitting out overtime for those staff in the Career Average arrangement.

25/02/2020 |

Updated employer helpline options

Please be aware that we’ve recently updated and improved the employer helpline welcome options to direct your calls to the appropriate team.

25/02/2020 |

Exclusions to the Teachers' Pension Scheme

The Teachers’ Pension Scheme regulations prevent individuals who have a “financial interest” in their independent school, other than a right to receive a salary, from being a member of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme.

25/02/2020 |

Allowances paid by schools

Please be reminded that if your school pays allowances to members of the Scheme for additional responsibilities that are an integral part of their teaching role, the allowance is pensionable.

25/02/2020 |

Teachers' Pensions Action Forum (TPAF) dates for 2020

We’re pleased to announce the dates for TPAF for 2020. Our northern event will take place in York on 20 May, while our southern event will take place later in the year in London on 25 November.

25/02/2020 |

Check for Faster Accrual elections

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

25/02/2020 |

Planning for retirement

If you have members who’re planning to retire this summer, please check their service records are correct and any missing service is provided.

25/02/2020 |

Contribution changes

As the rate of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 1.7% in the year to September 2019, the salary bands for contribution rates for members will increase accordingly with effect from 1 April 2020.

25/02/2020 |

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

Related Information

Employer Portal

Videos

News archive

Latest News

The latest policy updates and announcements about the scheme and the news that affects it:

Completion of forms
Government update on McCloud 25 March 2020
Contributions breakdown slips