Local Government Pension Scheme

The pension scheme is important throughout your working life. These pages provide a summary of its main features.

The new State Pension - changes to National Insurance contribution rates

From April 2016 active members in the LGPS and their employers will notice a difference to the amount of National Insurance contributions they pay. Find out how members and employers will be affected.

Important information for pensioners changing their bank details

In order to change the bank details of a pension you are receiving from us, please complete a change of bank details form or phone the Pensions Payroll Team tel: 01629 535119.

Scheme members

Whether you are retired or have just joined the scheme we have information for you

Factsheets & leaflets

We have a range of factsheets, forms and leaflets for you to download


See our news, advice and guidance for scheme employers