> COVID-19 and the LGPS
The coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting the UK workforce, with many workers absent due to sickness or self-isolation. Your local LGPS fund is working hard to continue providing a service to you whilst monitoring the latest advice from the Government to protect their staff. Read the LGPS member FAQs for information about how your pension and the service provided by your fund might be affected.
> Age discrimination court case and the LGPS
The Government has confirmed there will be changes to all public sector pensions schemes, including the LGPS, as a result of the Court of Appeal’s ruling in the Judges and Firefighters Pension schemes……
> Pension account revaluation
Every April, LGPS active members' pension accounts are revalued in line with HM Treasury Revaluation Orders. The increase that applies on 1 April 2020 is 1.7%. The increase applies to pension accounts built up from 1 April 2014 onwards. Visit How your pension is worked out to find out more about LGPS pension accounts.