Teachers' Pensions
Registration and logging in

Registration and logging in

Having trouble logging in, forgotten your password or just stuck? Our FAQs should be able to help you.

  • How do I register?

    You can register by visiting our registration page. You’ll need your personal details, your National Insurance number and an email address. We recommend that you use a personal email address.

    You may also need your Teachers’ Pensions Reference number.

  • I don’t know my Teachers’ Pensions Reference number, how can I find this?

    Your Teachers’ Pensions Reference number (also known as your DfE number) is the number given to you when you qualify as a teacher in the UK. It’s important that you keep a note of it, but if you’ve misplaced it you can confirm your number in one of three ways;

    Work in England

    1. Ask your employer – they’ll hold a record of your individual DfE number
    2. Check any correspondence – we’ll have used this number in any previous communications
    3. Call us on 0345 606 6166 and verify your identity.

    Work in Wales

    1. Call the Education Workforce Council on 0292 046 0099
    2. Check any correspondence – we’ll have used this number in any previous communications
    3. Call us on 0345 606 6166 and verify your identity.

  • I'm having trouble registering for My Pension Online. What should I do?

    We’re sorry to hear that. Please email us at tpwebadmin@teacherspensions.co.uk quoting your full name and reference number. We’ll help you from there.

  • I have registered successfully for My Pension Online but haven't received my PIN

    Your PIN and password will be emailed to you separately and, depending on your email settings, may come through to your junk mail folder so be sure to check this.

    If you still haven’t received your PIN please email tpwebadmin@teacherspensions.co.uk quoting your full name and reference number, together with the answer to your personal question, and we’ll give you a PIN.

  • My partner and I are both teachers and share a personal email address, can we both register for an account using this address?

    No, unfortunately you can’t register two MPO accounts using one email address. You’ll each need a personal email address to register with.

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