How your NHS Pension works.
The benefits of your NHS Pension
A basic guide to tax on pensions.
What is Automatic Enrolment
Information for people who are joining the NHS (Scotland) Pension Scheme
How to transfer former pension rights from another scheme
How to re-join the NHS (Scotland) pension scheme
Understand your options if you have decided to opt out of the scheme
Details of when you can receive a refund of pension contributions
Find out what happens to your pension when you leave the NHS
Pension benefit statements
Find out how you can increase your pension savings
Early Retirement Reduction Buy Out (ERRBO)
Changing your working pattern
Information about career breaks
Information about making nominations
What happens to your pension benefits when you take parental leave
Your options if you become too ill to work
Find out more about pension sharing on divorce.
Understanding your retirement options
Calculators for retirement planning and information on taking a lump sum
In this sectionWhat is partial retirementWho is eligible for partial
Your options for returning to work after retiring
Each year your pension increases by inflation
What to do when someone who has an NHS pension dies
Information on the different death benefits payable
Letting us know about other changes, like a change of name or marital status.
Keep your name or address up to date
Update your bank details
Find out about the 2015 Remedy
Information if you’re eligible for 2015 Remedy and still paying into a
NHS Remedy information if you have left or opted out
NHS Remedy information about retirement.
NHS Remedy information if you have already retired
Bereavement Find out what happens when a member who is eligible for 2015
Find out more about how you can access an online calculator to provide you
Part 1 – to be completed by the member
Section 1 Personal Details, Type of
Find out more about eligibility criteria and types of membership.
Information about how members join the Scheme.
Guidance about members who wish to leave the scheme.
Find out more about members' pensionable pay and contributions.
A guide to transferring benefits into or out of the NHS scheme.
Information on how members can increase their benefits.
Find out more about Mental Health Officers and Special Class Members.
Guidance on benefits payable to scheme members.
Information about Practitioner employment.
Find out if your organisation can become a Direction employer.
An overview of Injury Benefits.
An explanation of how a member could lose their rights to their benefits.
Find out more about contribution rates for both employers and members.
Further information about submitting annual returns.
Access the NHS resource account calculators.
Find out more about the NHS (Scotland) Pension Board.
Find out more about the NHS Pension Scheme (Scotland) Advisory Board.
Guidance for NHS employers completing their 2022/23 annual accounts
NHS Superannuation Scheme (Scotland) accounts.
Guide to NHS pension scheme regulations.
A list of NHS circulars issued by SPPA.
Consultations on proposed changes to NHS Scotland pension schemes.
Access our NHS Factors.
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Learn more about the Practitioner Remediation and what it means for your pension.