Teachers' pension scheme


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.

Teachers' pension bulletin 61

Bulletin 61 reports on the TPS Valuation including the recent funding consultation and the suspension of the cost cap part of the process. It includes the new TPS salary bands for the 2019/20 employee contribution rates and the change to the opt out process that came in this month. There is also the latest news from the Pensions Regulator, HMRC and Teachers’ Pensions.

2019 annual conferences

  • Tuesday 8 October 2019 – London
  • Thursday 17 October 2019 – York

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.