Changes to the Scottish Teachers' Superannuation Scheme from April 2015

As you may be aware, new pension arrangements are to be introduced for public sector pension schemes from April 2015. The main features of the new Scottish Teachers' Pension Scheme have been set out within the Framework Document.

A number of frequently asked questions (FAQs) have also been produced to aid understanding of these changes and are available below.

Latest Position on 2015 Communications

Communications products being developed between now and December. Consultation and agreement on all products with tri-partite groups will take place in January 2015 and thereafter will begin distributing these to members / employers from February 2015 onwards.

Further information is available in the Scottish Government's consultation on the draft
Teachers' Pension Scheme (Scotland) Regulations 2014

Link to Scottish Government Website