Teachers' Pensions

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Here you’ll find all the news that affects you as a member.

When we know, we'll let you know.

Mandatory Scheme Pays deadline approaching - 31 July 2018

The deadline to make a Mandatory Scheme Pays election for the 2016/17 Pension Input Period is 31 July 2018.

24/05/2018 |

HMRC – Pensioner tax codes

We’ve recently been made aware of an issue with HMRC in relation to tax codes for some of our 2018-19 pension payments.

18/07/2018 |

Repayment form issues

Unfortunately, due to issues that have been identified by employers we’ve removed the online repayment form whilst we work on the developments required.

06/07/2018 |

Ill-health retirement benefits

If you’re qualified for benefits in the Teachers’ Pension Scheme and are unable to continue teaching due to ill-health you should consider applying for Ill-health Retirement, even if you’re approaching your Normal Pension Age (NPA).

04/07/2018 |

Thinking about retirement

Whether it's one year away or twenty, retirement is something we all should think about and plan for.

22/06/2018 |

My Pension Online and your privacy

As a user of MPO we wanted to make you aware that your personal data will also be processed on the Database of Qualified Teachers (DQT).

14/06/2018 |

Changes to the log in process

Following member feedback we also updated the log in process to make it simpler to use.

14/06/2018 |

GDPR

On 25 May 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect.

14/06/2018 |

Pensions Increase and revaluation of Career Average pension benefits

The Pensions Increase to be applied to pensions in payment is 3% for 2018/19. This took effect from 9 April 2018.

14/06/2018 |

Are you wondering what will happen to your pension if you take family leave?

The amount of pension you build-up is not affected while you're still in pensionable service.

14/06/2018 |

How your data is sent to us

From April this year all employers now provide your service and salary details on a monthly basis.

14/06/2018 |

Top Tips

Our tips on how to get the most out of your pension.

14/06/2018 |

Benefits of the Teachers' Pension Scheme

Take a look at our calculator to see the difference you can make to your retirement pot.

14/06/2018 |

Ways to stay connected to your pension

We've plenty of ways for you to contact us with queries about your pension to help make it as simple as possible to get in touch.

14/06/2018 |

New look dashboard for My Pension Online

We've refreshed My Pension Online following an in depth review of member feedback, interviews and internal testing.

14/06/2018 |

Forms

Ready to apply? Our forms page has everything you'll need to get started.

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Calculators

Get an insight into how your pension is built and explore your options.

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FAQ's

Find the answers with our range of Frequently Asked Questions.

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Latest News

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

HMRC – Pensioner tax codes
Repayment form issues
Ill-health retirement benefits