Goodwin Decision Tree

Find out if you're affected by the Goodwin ruling

People who might be affected include: members partners who will receive family benefit and those currently receiving family benefit.

People who aren't affected include: male members with male partners, female partners of male members, those in civil partnerships that have been dissolved and single members.

Information you may need:

  1. The pension arrangement that you or your partner retired from
  2. When you or your partner started service
  3. Which retirement award type you or your partner took