We represent local authorities' interests to Government and the national teacher unions in respect of the administration, development and costs of the Teachers' Pensions Scheme.
Bulletin 63 reports on the discussions at the LGA’s TPLAAG meetings held in Manchester, York and London. There is information about the Government’s consultation published last month on proposed changes to the TP regulations. Also included is a useful article about the implications of employing part time staff that were in employment prior to 1 January 2007 and confirmation of the three workshops being held at this year’s annual Teachers’ Pensions conference in October. There is also news from the Pensions Regulator, HMRC and the latest on the pensions dashboard project as well as the usual update from TP.
2019 annual conferences
LGA response to funding the education sector for teacher pension increases
Read the LGA response to the recent consultation to seek views on the DfE’s proposal to provide funding for certain educational institutions for the increase to employer contributions to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme in 2019/20.