Useful Links

Here we provide organisations providing relevant advice and support.


Prudential AVC Provision

Prudential have created a website for you based on feedback from members of the Teachers' Pension scheme. It aims to educate and inform you with engaging and useful content about how you can improve your pension benefits by making Teachers' Additional Voluntary Contributions.

The website has:

• Concise, easy to understand content.

• New range of case studies – for both new members and members wanting to increase.

• Two new calculators – one for new members, one for existing members.

• Guidance and clear signposting throughout the site - helping you find the most relevant information to you quickly.

• Improved online application forms.

Telephone: 0800 151 3665 or 0345 6000 343.


Alternatively, there is further information in our Increasing your Pension Benefits Factsheet.


Age Scotland

Offers services and support to older people on a collective basis, and also works to effect change by improving older people's status and position as equal citizens in society.

Telephone: 0845 833 0200




Citizens Advice Scotland

Helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice.

Telephone: 0131 550 1000

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Greener Scotland

Greener Scotland is your one-stop website for information and practical advice on greener living in Scotland.

Telephone: 0808 808 2282



Link to Scottish Government Website