All items: Eligibility

  • Co-habiting unmarried partner wins pensions case

    9 February 2017

    Unmarried partners of occupational pension scheme members should be eligible for survivor pension benefits, regardless of whether or not they have been nominated, following a judgment on 8 February at the Supreme Court.

  • Firefighters claim pensions age discrimination

    13 January 2017

    Firefighters have challenged the Government and fire service employers on the introduction of the 2015 Firefighters' Pension Scheme at an employment tribunal hearing that began week beginning 9 January.

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News: HR and legal information and guidance relating to eligibility for pension schemes.