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Local Government Pension Scheme 2014

The Local Government Pension Scheme (administered by the West Yorkshire Pension Fund) is changing from 1 April 2014. Unless you are a relatively new member of the Scheme, you will have received correspondence from WYPF in autumn of 2013 regarding these changes.

The Scheme changes affect all active members of the Scheme. To find out more about the changes and how these affect you, please follow the links below.

The Transitional Protections put in place for the new Scheme have been passed through Government and information will be added to this page once the University has received the details.

If you have any queries regarding the new Scheme (LGPS14), please contact the University’s Pensions Officer – Ben Petty ( You can also contact the WYPF directly, and a link to the WYPF website is below.

LGPS 2014 Employer Discretions (docx, 206kb).  LGPS 2014 Employer Discretions (pdf 60.5kb)

Dedicated Member Website

Frequently Asked Questions

West Yorkshire Pension Fund website