Website News 2017

The 2017 Pensioners' newsletter is published

The Fund has published our annual newsletter for LGPS pensioners, ‘The Honeypot’. This issue's leading article describes the 1% increase to local government pensions from 10 April 2017.

A printed copy of this newsletter, will be posted to pensioners' home addresses shortly.

 Download 'The Honeypot 2017' (February 2017, PDF, 4 pages, 729KB)

Consultation on indexation and equalisation of Guaranteed Minimum Pension (GMP)

A consultation on how to treat Guaranteed Minimum Pension (GMP) for members of public service pension schemes who reach State Pension Age after 5 December 2018, is now open.

The government is seeking views on how to address the issues of equalisation and indexation of the new State Pension and has set out a number of options.