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Pensions in Wales


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

You are automatically entered into the Teachers' Pension Scheme if you are a teacher in eligible employment between the ages of 18 and 75. The Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS) is one of the most important and valuable benefits available to teachers.

If you need general information about the Teachers' Pension Scheme, the most comprehensive source is the Teachers' Pensions website.


Local Government Pension Scheme

If you are a member of the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) in Wales 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 this is available on the Department for Work and Pensions website.

Pension Consultation Responses

The NASUWT responds to Government consultations about changes to pensions. Recent NASUWT Consultation Responses are available here.

Further Pensions Information

Further advice on specific pension issues is available by clicking the appropriate link in the menus on the right hand side of this page.

Members needing further information or assistance should contact their Wales National Centre.