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Prison Officers: Retirement

Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 11th December 2017.

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Photo of David Morris David Morris Conservative, Morecambe and Lunesdale

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, whether the Government has plans to lower the pension age for prison officers from 67 to 60.

Photo of Sam Gyimah Sam Gyimah The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice

To consider introducing a lower normal pension age for prison officers, would require a change to legislation and as the Civil Service Pension covers a number of government departments and agencies, any legislative change to the scheme would affect all members of the Civil Service Pension and not just prison officers.

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