For members of the Local Government Pension Scheme in England and Wales
As a member of the LGPS, you have lots to think about at different stages of your career. Find out more about joining the LGPS, your options when you are paying in, what happens if you leave the Scheme and your choices when you take your pension.
The choices you make when you take your pension will affect your income in later life. Find out about when you can take your pension, swapping pension for lump sum and what happens if you are too ill to work.
Find out more about the LGPS for Councillors. Councillors and elected mayors in England were able to join the LGPS in the past and councillors in Wales may remain able to join.
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