What we do

The Scottish Public Pensions Agency (SPPA) administers pensions on behalf of the Scottish Government for Teachers, the Police and Firefighters as well as for employees of the National Health Service in Scotland.

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April 2021: Important COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update – Reduced telephony service

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2015 Remedy

This page has been updated: 17 June 2021 

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Latest News

Scheme Pays Deadlines


Mandatory Scheme Pays (MSP) The deadline for Mandatory Scheme Pays applications for 2019/20 is 31 July 2021. All applications must be received by…

Annual Allowance Bulk Request Pension Savings Statements (PSS)


We only accept requests for Pension Savings Statements (PSS) from Financial Advisors and Accountants either singly or as a bulk request on the SPPA…

Information on Pensions Increase 2021


Under the provisions of the Pensions (Increase) Act 1971, made in accordance with the Social Security Pensions Act 1975, the increase to be applied…

Charity Partnership Announcement 2021


The SPPA is delighted to announce that our charity partner for 2021 is SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health). SAMH is Scotland’s national…