Pensions Service: Occupational Pensions

Work and Pensions written question – answered on 22nd October 2008.

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Photo of Chris Grayling Chris Grayling Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what percentage of the staff at the Pensions Service are entitled to a final salary pension scheme; and how much employer contributions costs to the scheme cost in the last year for which figures are available.

Photo of Rosie Winterton Rosie Winterton Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (Yorkshire and the Humber), Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Pensions Reform) and Minister (Yorkshire and the Humber)

As at 30 September 2008, 92 per cent. of staff in the Pension Service are entitled to benefits under the Principal Civil Service Pension Scheme (PCSPS) final salary scheme.

The Pension Service also paid out £42.153 million in employer contributions for Pension Service staff in 2007-08(1).

(1) Source:

The Pension Service Annual Report and Accounts.

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