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

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Important update on your Pension: The McCloud/Sargeant judgement and the 2015 Remedy

This page has been updated: 17 February 2021 

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Latest News

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…

Privacy Policy Update


We currently record all inbound calls into the Agency and detail the purpose for doing so within our Privacy Policy. From the 1 February 2021 we will…