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For members of the Local Government Pension Scheme in England and Wales

Away from work and paying extra

If you are paying extra in the LGPS, different rules apply when you are absent depending on the type of additional contributions you are paying and the reason for your absence. In some cases you will need to pay the additional contributions when you return to work.

Sickness or injury

Child related leave, authorised unpaid leave or strike

Reserve forces leave

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