|April 2021||Thursday 15th|
|May 2021||Friday 14th|
|June 2021||Tuesday 15th|
|July 2021||Thursday 15th|
|August 2021||Friday 13th|
|September 2021||Wednesday 15th|
|October 2021||Friday 15th|
|November 2021||Monday 15th|
|December 2021||Wednesday 15th|
|January 2022||Friday 14th|
|February 2022||Tuesday 15th|
|March 2022||Tuesday 15th|
The Fund will never call members to ask for their bank details. If we have any questions about bank details we would email or write to you. Similarly we do not accept bank detail changes over the phone. You can find out more about pension scams and keeping you pension safe on our scams page.
If you want to change the account your pension goes into, you must either:
We cannot accept change to bank details over the phone for security purposes.
Be aware that payroll closes approximately 1 week before your pension is due to be paid (normally 15th of the month). As such, if your bank details are given later than this your pension will be paid into your old account, rather than the new one. Pension payments will then be paid into your new account from the following month.
The Fund does not issue monthly payslips. Payslips are only issued:
If you wish to check your payslips you can do so online with My Pension - our secure online service which gives you instant access to information on your pension.
Once we have received all your retirement paperwork we will process your pension for payment. Pensions are paid on the 15th of each month, with payroll closing around 1 week before. So your first payment will depend when we receive your paperwork.
If you are getting a lump sum, this will be paid around 10 working days after we receive your paperwork.
Talk Money Week runs from 8th-12th November and encourages us to have open and transparent conversations about personal finance.
As we head into the spooky season of autumn and await the Halloween trick or treaters, we’re warning our members to be alert to more sinister tricksters – pension scammers.
The Fund’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2020/21 are now available to view.
Joining the LGPS (Local Government Pension Scheme) can be one of the best ways to safeguard your future while saving for your retirement.