Employer newsletter and information letters

Focus Newsletter – September 2019

Contents:

  • Pensions Savings Certificates - Annual Allowance (AA)
  • LGPS - Employer Data Retention Policy
  • Annual Benefit Statements (ABS)
  • Flexible Retirement
  • Who is an Eligible Employee/Scheme Member

PDF Document Focus - September 2019 (266 KB)

Focus Newsletter – August 2019

Contents:

  • Local Pension Board vacancy
  • Employer Guides and Factsheets
  • Empoyer Focus Peer Group
  • Annual Benefit Statements
     
  • PDF Document Focus - August 2019 (298 KB)

Focus Newsletter – June 2019

Contents:

  • Year End Return – Thank you to Employers
  • Valuation Consultation
  • Exit Cap Consultation
  • The Scheme Advisory Board (SAB) – Annual Report
     
  • PDF Document Focus - June 2019 (275 KB)

Focus Newsletter – April 2019

Contents:

  • Employer Training Day
  • Exit Cap Consultation
  • Pension Fund Administration Strategy Consultation
  • Deductions for Additional Pension
     
  • PDF Document Focus - April 2019 (413 KB)

Focus Newsletter – March 2019

Contents:

  • Fund’s Actuarial Valuation
  • Annual Employer Returns
  • Pension Fund Administration Strategy
  • Local Pension Board
     
  • PDF Document Focus - March 2019 (348 KB)

Focus Newsletter – February 2019

Contents:

  • Changes to the LGPS introduced on 10 January 2019
  • Overview of the Government Consultation which aims to introduce greater pension protection for employees of LGPS
  • Pension Contribution Rates / Banding effective from 1 April 2019
  • Proposed improvements to the LGPS
     
  • PDF Document Focus - February 2019 (468 KB)

Focus Newsletter – November 2018

Contents:

  • Fund's Annual General Meeting 2018
  • Employer Focus Peer Group
  • Fund's new website launched
  • Budget - SCAPE discount rate change
     
  • PDF Document Focus - November 2018 (400 KB)

Focus Newsletter – October 2018

Contents:

  • Fund's Actuarial Valuation 2019
  • Annual Employer Returns 2017/2018
  • Pension Data 2018/2019
  • Proposed Changes to the LGPS
     
  • PDF Document Focus - October 2018 (356 KB)

Focus Newsletter – August 2018

Contents:

  • New Employer Admissions
  • Amendment Regulations
  • Annual Benefit Statements
  • Annual General Meeting
     
  • PDF Document Focus - August 2018 (444 KB)

Focus Newsletter – May 2018

Contents:

  • Employer update on the work completed by the Fund on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
     
  • PDF Document Focus - May 2018 (242 KB)

Focus Newsletter – February 2018

Contents:

  • Automatic enrolment
  • Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) decision
  • Ill health retirements and obtaining narrative reports from IRMPs
  • September 2017 rate of Consumer Price Index (CPI)
     
  • PDF Document Focus - February 2018 (356 KB)

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