Teachers' Pensions
Types of retirement

Types of retirement

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There are several possible ways you could claim your benefits but this section aims to provide you with guidance about the different types of retirement and when you may retire. Retirement benefits are not paid automatically; you must complete an application form online in My Pension Online.

To claim retirement benefits other than phased retirement, you must have stopped all eligible employment.

You should ensure that your application is submitted no more than four months before your proposed retirement date, as there may be salary changes that could affect your benefits if submitted too early.

The options in retirement include:

Early Retirement

Normal Age Retirement

Phased Retirement

Premature Retirement

Ill Health Retirement

Last Updated: 26/09/2018 10:20


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