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

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Annual Benefit Statements 2021

The Scottish Public Pensions Agency have issued Annual Benefit Statements for all active members of the Scottish: NHS, Teacher, Police and Firefighter Schemes from 31 August 2021.

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2015 Remedy

This page has been updated: 11 October 2021 

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