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MyPension is our secure online service that allows Active, Deferred and Pensioner members to view important pension information which we hold.
 
 
 
 Latest on the Fund's Investment activities and Investment holdings
 

As part of our commitment to transparency, we publish a range of information on the Fund’s investment activities and investment holdings.  We are working to enhance the information available on our investment strategy and how our Responsible Investment activities contribute to delivering long term sustainable returns.
 
 
 
 
 News from Merseyside Pension Fund
 
 
 
Expressing your interest in drawing your Deferred Benefits if you are aged 55 and over
 
Friday 5 April 2019 10:33am
If you are a Deferred member aged 55 or over, you can now complete a new webform to express your interest in drawing your deferred benefits (except on grounds of ill health, where you must contact your former employer).
 
When you complete the form, you will be expressing your interest in obtaining the value of your benefits rather than committing to put them into payment.
 
 
 
 Early payment of deferred benefits if you left the LGPS before 1 April 1998
 
Tuesday 26 March 2019 12:40pm
A change to the LGPS rules has been made which means that deferred members aged 55 and over who left the LGPS before 1 April 1998, no longer have to leave all local government employment to be able to draw their deferred benefits.
 
 
 
Equalisation of survivor's benefits paid to same-sex spouses and registered civil partners
 
Tuesday 26 March 2019 12:11pm
A change to the LGPS rules has been made to provide that survivor's benefits payable to a same-sex spouse or a registered civil partner are equal those paid to the widow of a male member.
 
 
 
2018/2019 P60 End of Tax Year certificates will be posted to pensioners in May 2019
 
Wednesday 20 March 2019 9:52am
In May, the Fund will post a P60 End of Tax Year Certificate to everyone who received a pension from us in the 2018/2019 tax year which ends on 5 April 2019.