Information for beneficiaries


We’re very sorry for your loss and understand that dealing with practical matters can seem daunting or even unimportant right now, however it’s important to know what family benefits you’re entitled to from the Scheme and how to apply.

We want to make things as simple as possible to help you understand what family benefits you can apply for.

We’ve divided the content across three sections. Please read the information below:

Death grant

Pensions for a Spouse or Civil or Qualifying partner

Close Dependent Relative Nominee

Guidance on completing the form

Guidance on providing documents

Last Updated: 28/02/2023 10:48


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