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2018 LGPS Regulation Disclosure Overview

There are important changes to your Local Government Pension Scheme Benefits that you need to know........

Important changes have been made to the Local Government Pension Scheme Regulations and these changes, unless indicated otherwise, came into effect from 14 May 2018, as these changes may impact the benefits and options available to you through the Scheme, we recommend you read these changes carefully.


What are the changes?

There are several changes depending on if you are a contributing member or if you are a deferred member and already left the LGPS.

For contributing members, changes have been made which are relevant to members who pay or who have paid Additional Voluntary Contributions and members who may benefit from the underpin protection, (this protection was put into place when the scheme changed in 2014). Please click here to view the changes

For deferred members changes have been made to the date you are eligible to claim your benefits and for members who have paid Additional Voluntary Contributions. Please click here to view the changes


Do I need to do anything?

You need to read the information carefully to ensure you understand if any of these changes impact you and how, if you are unsure or require further help please contact the Customer Service team on 0300 111 1665.





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