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Pensions in Scotland


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


You are automatically entered into the Scottish Teachers' Superannuation Scheme (STSS) if you are a teacher in eligible employment between the ages of 18 and 75. If you need general information about the Scottish Teachers' Superannuation Scheme, also known as the Scottish Teachers' Pension Scheme, the most comprehensive source is the Scottish Public Pensions Agency (SPPA) website.   

Local Government Pension Scheme

If you are a member of the Local Government Pension Scheme  (LGPS) in Scotland details of your benefits are available.

State Pension Benefits

Information about your State Pension Benefits is available.

If you experience any difficulty in accessing your pension entitlements, please contact the Scotland National Centre for assistance.