Frequently Asked Questions about paying extra contributions
Your employer, at their discretion, can award additional annual pension up to £7,026.
If you move from the main section of the Scheme to the 50/50 section, certain rules apply. For more information, please click here.
The rules that apply if you are paying extra contributions and you are absent from work are covered in the section How could my LGPS benefits be affected if I am off work?
Yes. There are HM Revenue and Customs controls on the total amount of contributions you can make into all pension arrangements and receive tax relief.
For more information, please click here.