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Goodwin and phased withdrawal Consultation

A consultation has now been published by the government.

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. The costs of addressing the discrimination identified in the McCloud judgment (the proposals for which are set out for public consultation) will be included in this process.

06/04/2021 |

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 |

Goodwin Ruling - Survivor benefits update

Following a claim brought against the Teachers’ Pension Scheme we’re working with the Department for Education to implement changes.

01/03/2021 |

Government revokes £95k cap on redundancy payments

The £95k 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

04/02/2021 |

Are you going on family leave?

Find out more about the benefits of staying in the Scheme

04/02/2021 |

Pensions increase and career average revaluation

Find out about the changes for 2021

21/01/2021 |

Contribution bands increase

With effect from 1 April 2021 the salary bands for contribution rates for members will increase by 0.5%

21/01/2021 |

Benefit Statement update

We’ve recently updated how Benefit Statements are displayed to make it easier to understand service.

15/01/2021 |

Exceeding the Annual Allowance for 2019/20

The Self-Assessment deadline (online) is 31 January 2021.

11/01/2021 |


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