Pension Reforms: Automatic Enrolment (AE)
As a result of the Government's Workplace
Pension Reforms employers have additional responsibilities to
ensure employees have appropriate access to a workplace
pension. This involves the employer assessing their staff
against set criteria in relation to age and earnings, and if they
meet the set criteria, automatically enrolling them into an
appropriate pension scheme.
Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)
With 4.6 million members the LGPS the Local Government Pension
Scheme (LGPS) is one of the largest public sector pension schemes
in the UK.
The administration and maintenance of the Funds
financial accounts is carried out by the Accountancy
Details on the Pension Fund can be found in the latest Annual Report 2012-2013
(PDF 1 MB).
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LGPS News Updates - keeping members informed:-
Information on State Pensions.
The LGPS is a nationwide scheme and is a valuable part of the pay
and reward package for employees working in local government or
working for other employers participating in the Scheme.
Scottish Widows works with your employer to provide this AVC
Scheme to help you get the most out of planning and saving for
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This page was last reviewed 1 April 2014 at 11:35.
The page is next due for review 28 September 2015.