NHS pension scheme

Public service pensions, including the NHS Pension Scheme, are being reformed because public servants and the taxpayer need fair and sustainable pension arrangements that will continue to provide good quality occupational pensions that will last for a generation.

Information about these proposals can be found below.

NHS Pension Scheme contributions calculator for 2013-14 published

An NHS Pension Scheme contributions calculator for 2013-14 employee contributions has been published today. The employee contributions calculator enables NHS Pension Scheme members to calculate how much their contributions will … Read more → – NHS Pension Scheme contributions calculator for 2013-14 published

Consultation on amendments to the NHS pension scheme regulations

The Department has released for consultation a draft of The National Health Service Pension Scheme, Additional Voluntary Contributions and Injury Benefits (Amendment) Regulations 2013. A copy of the draft regulations and … Read more → – Consultation on amendments to the NHS pension scheme regulations

Equality analysis for new NHS pension scheme published

The equality analysis for the design of the new NHS pension scheme has been published by the Department of Health. NHS pension scheme stakeholders have been engaged with Department official … Read more → – Equality analysis for new NHS pension scheme published

NHS Pension Scheme proposal – what it means for doctors

The global economic situation has changed since 2008 and finances, both public and private, are under pressure. The Hutton Review said that current public service pensions are unsustainable. Reform is … Read more → – NHS Pension Scheme proposal – what it means for doctors

Proposed final agreement on reforms to NHS Pension Scheme

On 20 December 2011, the Secretary of State for Health reported to the House of Commons that a Heads of Agreement had been reached on a new NHS Pension Scheme … Read more → – Proposed final agreement on reforms to NHS Pension Scheme

NHS Pension Scheme proposal – factsheets

The Government set out the key terms of an improved pension offer for NHS staff on 20 December 2011. Since then, the Department of Health has held constructive talks with … Read more → – NHS Pension Scheme proposal – factsheets

NHS Pension Scheme Employer’s Charter launched

The Department of Health, NHS Employers and NHS Pensions have jointly launched a charter that outlines the roles and responsibilities of Scheme Employers in locally administering the NHS Pension Scheme. … Read more → – NHS Pension Scheme Employer’s Charter launched