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Pensions in Scotland


Links below lead to the appropriate section of the page

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. 

Local Government Pension Scheme

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

State Pension Benefits


If you need information about your State Pension Benefits, including an On-line Pensions Forecast of your State Pension, this is available in the UK on the Department for Work and Pensions (new window) website.

Pension Consultation Responses


The NASUWT responds to Westminster and Scottish Government consultations on pensions. For further details, please see  Consultation Responses.

Members needing further information or assistance should contact the Scotland National Centre.