The Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) is offered by local government employers and by other organisations that have chosen to participate in it.
From 1 April 2014, the calculation for the basis of your pension will change from Final Salary to a Career Average Revalued Earnings.
With 4.6 million members, the Local Government Pension Scheme is one of the largest public sector pension schemes in the UK.
Further information about your pension, including policies.
The pension service have published a range of booklets giving more in depth information on various aspects of the scheme.
Annual reports, pensions committee, statement of investment principles.
Some websites which may be helpful.
Much of the work carried out within the pensions section is as a direct result of requests from individual members.
Membership details of the Local Pensions board.