NHS Pension Information
How do I opt out the NHS Pension Scheme
To opt out of the NHS Pension Scheme you will need to complete Part 1 of the Application to leave the NHS Pension Scheme (SD502) form, which is available to download from NHS Pensions website here
You can download the RF 12 form from the NHS Pensions website here.
When will my application to leave the NHS Pension Scheme take effect
If your application to leave the NHS Pension Scheme is signed and received by the Lead Employer Trust before the end of the first pay period
If you provide a later date to opt out on your application to leave the NHS Pension Scheme, the decision to opt out will be effective from the first day of the next pay period following the date given.
LEAD EMPLOYER TRUST AUTO RE-ENROLMENT DATE IS THE 1 NOVEMBER 2019
if you have opted out of the NHS Pension scheme prior to 31 October 2018 then you will automatically be re-enrolled back into the NHS Pension Scheme on the 1 November 2019
NHS Pensions have a vast amount of information available on their website. Please visit and read below links:
NHS Pensions News Letter August 2018
Access Your Personal Tax Account
Your personal tax account allows you to manage your tax affairs with HMRC online, quickly and simply – bringing together all your tax information in one place.
It’s secure, personalised and available 24/7 and can be accessed from your computer, mobile phone or tablet.
The Guide has been produced based on customer feedback and will help and support you use the many services in your PTA to tell us about your life events.
For instance you can:
-Check your tax code or renew your tax credits and check payments
-Review your National Insurance record or expected State Pension
-Claim a refund if you’ve paid too much tax
Want to know more including how to set up your personal account?
Take a look at this useful, interactive online guide – it’s flexible and easy to use and has all the information you need in one place.
Updated: 01 May 2018
LEAD EMPLOYER TRUST USEFUL GUIDES
Guidance - How to access your ESR Self-Service Account
Guidance - Manager Registration User Guide
Guidance - Managing Expenses Claims User Guide
Guidance - Self-Service Expenses User Guide
Guidance - Process for Submitting Study leave claims via EASY expenses system
Guidance -Cycle to work
For information on our salary sacrifice schemes please click link below:
NHS Pensions Agency
NHS ESR Forgotten Username or Password
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