Police Pensions Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 2010 come into force

Implementation date: 1 April 2010

The Regulations amend the Police Pensions Regulations 1987 (SI 1987/257) to give senior police officers the right to retire on or after reaching the age of 50, if they give six months notice to the police authority and are not subject to any disciplinary proceedings. This amendment has retrospective effect, covering the period from 1 April 2004 until 30 September 2006. The Regulations can be viewed on the OPSI website.