LAPF Governance Award Winner 2023
East Sussex Pension Fund are delighted to announce that they have won the 2023 award for best LGPS Governance at the LAPF awards. This award is testament to the hard work and dedication shown by the team. Governance is about having a clear purpose and strategy, the right skills and experience available, managing risks and conflicts of interest, and making sure the pension scheme provides value for members.Click here to find out more
Address tracing - ITM
East Sussex Pension Fund have appointed a company called ITM to undertake numerous checks/tasks on our behalf as part of an address tracing exercise.
If you are contacted by ITM, please be assured that this is genuine and not a scam.
Important information about pension transfers & divorce
The government recently made changes to the factors we use to calculate LGPS transfers and cash equivalent transfer values. Further information via the link below.Find out more about pension transfer and divorce calculations
Currently working and paying into the Pension Scheme
No longer paying into the Pension Scheme but not yet retired
No longer paying in
Currently getting a pension from the Pension Scheme
More about automatic enrolment and what it means to you
Auto and re-enrolment
Managing your pension
Increase my pension
You can pay more to top up your pension. Find out more here.
Leave the scheme
If you have left the LGPS and are joining another scheme you may wish to consider transferring your LGPS benefits to it. Click to find out more.
Register a death
When you die, it is important that the Fund is made aware as soon as possible. Find out more here.
Change my details
If your personal circumstances change, you will need to notify us. Click here for further details.
New LGPS member guides now available
The recent surveys highlighted that members want simple Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) information. So we've produced two guides:
Brief guide to the LGPS
Planning for retirement guide
These are available via the link below.Access new guides
Member surveys - the results
Be Aware of Pensions Scams
Please ensure you are aware of potential pension scams if you decide to transfer your benefits. Educating yourself and remaining vigilant are key to minimising the risk posed by pension scams.Avoiding pension scams