Firefighter pension contributions in Northern Ireland increase

Implementation date: 1 April 2012

Member contribution rates under the Firefighters’ Pension Scheme and the New Firefighters’ Pension Scheme increase. Contribution rates are tiered and determined by the amount of pensionable pay a member receives. The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2012 (SI 2012/161) and the New Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2012 (SI 2012/162) can be viewed on the UK legislation website.