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Member template for LGPS consultation

A template response for members to use and adapt in responding to the 2019 government consultation: ‘Local government pension scheme: changes to the local valuation cycle and management of employer risk’

Media on the UNISON National site.

Time to debate LGPS changes as petition hits 100,000 signatures, says UNISON

Government proposals to force the 89 local government pension funds to invest in infrastructure projects have prompted over 100,000 people to sign a petition calling for a debate in Parliament, says UNISON today (Friday). The proposals are part of the government’s attempt to create six new multi-billion pound British wealth funds. UNISON is concerned that […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

National insurance increase will rob public sector workers

The rise in National Insurance (NI) payments will hit pay packets in April 2016. This is when the current 1.4 per cent rebate for […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

LGPS local boards questions and answers

Q&A on the establishment of LGPS boards

Media on the UNISON National site.

Pensions auto enrolment – its the law. Poster

A4 poster for branches flagging up pensions auto enrolment and how to find out more information.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Local government pension scheme briefing

A briefing for members highlighting the main points of the Local Government Pension Scheme (England and Wales), which started on 1st April 2014.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Branch template for LGPS consultation

A template response for branches to use and adapt in responding to the 2019 government consultation: ‘Local government pension scheme: changes to the local valuation cycle and management of employer risk’

Media on the UNISON National site.

‘Real incentives’ needed for average workers to save for retirement

UNISON responds to government consultation on tax relief for pensions

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Local Government Pension Scheme Funds Guide

This 12-page newsletter explains the complex world of money and investment relating to the Local Government Pensions Scheme funds. It is detailed and aimed at those who are interested in the complex world of pension funds rather than all members. Max order 30 – or email stockorders@unison.co.uk

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON negotiators’ guide – LGPS fund boards – time to govern your money

Guidance on the establishment of LGPS boards

Media on the UNISON National site.

LGPS PoP Campaign 29

Update on the new local government pension scheme (England and Wales)

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON Response to the Local Government Pension Scheme: Changes to the Management of Employer Risk

UNISON’s formal response to the government consultation on proposals that would allow higher and further education employers in England to opt out of providing LGPS membership for new staff members

Media on the UNISON National site.

National Seminar: Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)

Date
10 January 2018 9:30am–3:30pm
Location
UNISON Centre – 130 Euston Road, London

The union’s Capital Stewardship Programme is holding a seminar for all LGPS Board members, regions and branches on the governance and economics of the LGPS The union’s Capital Stewardship Programme is holding a seminar for all LGPS Board members, regions and branches on the governance and economics of the LGPS. There are major reforms being […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Responsible investment in LGPS

Research and review of the pension fund’s investment strategy statements (England and Wales

Media on the UNISON National site.

Carillion – a growing pension scandal?

The questions keep coming after the collapse of Carillion. Now, what is happening to employees’ pensions?

Article on the UNISON National site.