New Firefighters' Pension Scheme
The NFPS is a statutory, public service pension scheme made under section 34 of the Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004. The provisions of the New Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (
Who can join?
Membership of the NFPS is open to any person taking up employment with a fire and rescue authority as a firefighter on terms under which he or she is, or may be, required to engage in fire-fighting and whose role includes resolving operational incidents, or leading and supporting others in the resolution of such incidents.
See the 'Scheme Guide' for further information about the NFPS, its benefits and how to join
Additional Pension Contributions
A pension calculator has been created to show the effect of the additional pension contributions from April 2014 - Pension Calculator: Contributions