Administered by South Tyneside Council
Active Member Information Mailing March 2016
An information mailing for active members was mailed on 31 March 2016.
Pensioner Annual Mailing April 2016
Pensioner Members' Statements were mailed from 15 April 2016
Freedom and Choice and the LGPS
Freedom and Choice - Q and A for LGPS members on transfers to defined contribution schemes.
Planning to retire early from the LGPS 2014 Scheme?
Members must now apply to the Pensions Office for early payment of benefits 3 months in advance
Auto Enrolment and the LGPS
To encourage more people to save for retirement the Government has introduced Auto Enrolment.
Contribution Flexibility - the 50/50 option
The 50/50 option allows you to pay half your normal contributions and build up half your normal pension.
Current members/ former members/ retired members / councillors pension credit members or just thinking of joining?
Forms which are available to print, complete and return to the Tyne and Wear Pension Fund or to your employer
Booklets on all aspects of the scheme for all types of members. Also a 'Your Pensions Choice' leaflet for anyone thinking of joining
The Pensions Office, Town Hall and Civic Offices, Westoe Road, South Shields, Tyne and Wear NE33 2RL
Dedicated Pensions Helpline
Tel: 0191 424 4141
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