NILGOSC News: 2021

NILGOSC publishes response to Department for Communities’ consultation on proposed amendments to the Local Government Pension Scheme (NI)

This consultation closes on 10 December 2021.

NILGOSC publishes 2020/21 Annual Report

This publication provides detailed information on how the Fund is governed, its performance summary and its financial position.

NILGOSC working with Target to update address information

NILGOSC is currently working with Target to update address information for Scheme members we’ve lost contact with. 

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Department for Communities’ consultation on proposed amendments to the Local Government Pension Scheme (NI)

This consultation is open from 8 October 2021 and closes on 10 December 2021.

Public service pensions: cost control mechanism consultation outcome

The Government has published its response to the consultation on changes to the cost control mechanism for public service pension schemes.

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Consultation Response by HMT on implementing the increase to the normal minimum pension age

On 20 July 2021, HMT published its response to the consultation on increasing the normal minimum pension age (NMPA).

Annual benefit statements

Your annual benefit statement is now available online, unless you have already told us you wish to receive it by post.

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NILGOSC makes pledge to battle pension scammers

NILGOSC has recently pledged to play its part in the battle against pensions scammers by signing up to The Pensions Regulator (TPR) transfer pledge campaign.

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NILGOSC publishes response to HM Treasury consultation

NILGOSC has published its response to HM Treasury Consultation on Proposals to Reform the Cost Control Mechanisms in Public Service Pension schemes. HM Treasury launched this consultation on 24 June 2021.

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NILGOSC joins other UK schemes in the launch of Stewardship Council

NILGOSC is delighted to have joined 27 other schemes and pools, representing more than £550 billion in pension assets, in becoming inaugural members of the Occupational Pensions Stewardship Council (OPSC).

HM Treasury consultation on proposals to reform the cost control mechanisms in public service pensions

HM Treasury launched its consultation on 24 June 2021 and it welcomes input from stakeholders in Northern Ireland public service pension schemes.

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Prudential AVC’s service delivery update

If you currently pay into an Additional Voluntary Contributions (AVC) plan with Prudential, please be aware they are currently experiencing delays in the processing of contributions and paying out retirement claims.