Departmental Pensions

Transport written question – answered on 28th October 2008.

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Photo of Jennifer Willott Jennifer Willott Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many and what proportion of civil servants in his Department and its agencies are members of the (a) Classic, (b) Classic Plus, (c) Nuvos and (d) Premium civil service pension schemes.

Photo of Geoff Hoon Geoff Hoon Secretary of State, Department for Transport

The number and proportion of Department for Transport civil servants in each of the civil service pension schemes is as follows:

Classic Classic Plus Nuvos Premium Total
Number of employees 9,677 460 1,142 6,684 1,7963
Proportion of employees 53.9 2.6 36.7 6.4 99.6

The remaining 0.4 per cent. of civil servants have either opted for the partnership scheme (which is a money purchase scheme), or have opted out of a pension provision.

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