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


The LGPS is a valuable part of the pay and rewards package of employees who are entitled to join the Scheme. You can take control by choosing to pay more or less into your pension. The LGPS protects you and your dependants with a range of benefits. You can find out more about the key features of the LGPS in this section.

What is a pension? 01:31

The importance of saving for later life, how you join the LGPS and your employer pays in too.

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