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Civil Servants: Pensions

Treasury written question – answered on 2nd November 2011.

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Photo of Phillip Lee Phillip Lee Conservative, Bracknell

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many retired civil servants received pre-tax pensions of over (a) £50,000 and (b) £100,000 per year in the last year for which figures are available.

Photo of Francis Maude Francis Maude The Paymaster General and Minister for the Cabinet Office

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As at 31 October 2011 there were 484,500 former civil servants in receipt of a pension from the Principal Civil Service Pension Scheme. Of these, 969 were receiving pre-tax pensions over £50,000 per annum including 12 who were in receipt of pre-tax pensions over £100,000 per annum.

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