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Pensions in Northern Ireland


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Welcome to the NASUWT's Pensions section of the website for Northern Ireland.

You are automatically entered into the Northern Ireland Teachers' Pension Scheme (NITPS) if you are a teacher in eligible employment between the ages of 18 and 75. 


Local Government Pension Scheme

If you are a member of the Local Government Pension Scheme for Northern Ireland the Northern Ireland Local Government Officers' Superannuation Committee provides details of pension provisions and benefits available.

State Pension Benefits

If you need information about your State Pension Benefits, including an Online Pensions Forecast of your State Pension, this is available on the Department for Work and Pensions website.

Pension Consultation Responses

The NASUWT responds to UK Government and Northern Ireland Executive consultations on pensions. Recent NASUWT pensions Consultation Responses are available here.

Members needing further information or assistance on pensions should contact the Northern Ireland Centre.