Thinking of joining the LGPS?
Here you will find the benefits of saving for a pension and why you should join the LGPS. You can also find out how much the scheme will cost you and how to transfer your pension benefits to the LGPS from your previous employment.
See our Benefits of the LGPS for a basic overview of the scheme and the benefits you will receive
For information about the Scheme please see the 'LGPS 2014' tab
Why have a pension?
Pensions might seem complicated but the basic idea is a simple one. Your State Pension – while providing a foundation – may not be enough to live on. You need to save more.