Taking your pension

You can choose to take your pension any time from age 55 but if you take them before your Normal Pension Age they will be reduced for early payment.  

Types of retirement

Types of retirement

  • Voluntary from age 55
  • Flexible with your employer’s permission
  • Ill health
  • Redundancy/business efficiency

Voluntary from age 55

Voluntary from age 55 

Types of Retirement

Flexible with your employer’s permission

Flexible with your employer’s permission 

Types of Retirement

Ill health

Ill health 

Types of Retirement

Redundancy/business efficiency

Redundancy/business efficiency 

Types of Retirement

Steps to retirement

  • Retirement Process

If you’re still paying into the Scheme, this section tells you the steps you need to take to retire.   

If you are a deferred member, you’ll find all the information needed to access your benefits in the deferred members section. 

Retirement Process
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