Houses of Parliament

The following legislation has a direct relation to or general impact on the LGPS 2014.

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Acts

Commencement Orders for the Public Service Pensions Act 2013 may be found at the bottom of this page.

Date

Status

Description

Documents (PDF)

Links

25th April 2013 Direct Public Service Pension Act 2013 - provides primary legislation for all public service schemes including LGPS 2014

Act (55 pages, 591kb)

Correction Slip (1 page, 12kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
28th July 2000 Direct Local Government Act 2000 - Specifies the 'executive functions' of a local authority. These are functions which by law must be the responsibility of the executive, even if powers under these functions have been delegated to a committee, sub-committee, delegated officer or a joint committee Act (108 pages, 387kb) Legislation.gov.uk
16th November 1989 Direct Local Government and Housing Act 1989 - Gives local authorities the power to allow non-elected members of pensions committees voting rights Act (336 pages, 4.97mb) Legislation.gov.uk
26th October 1972 Direct Local Government Act 1972 - Specifies how local government functions (eg. that of the administering authority) can be delegated, and the rules governing the operation of delegated committees, sub-committees and joint committees Act (443 pages, 3.76mb) Legislation.gov.uk

 

Statutory Instruments

Date

Status

Name

Documents (PDF)

Links

26th November 2014 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Record Keeping and Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2014

Regulations (8 pages, 56kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (5 pages, 45kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
10th March 2014 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Employer Cost Cap) Regulations 2014

Regulations (2 pages, 34kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (3 pages, 31kb)

HM Treasury Policy Document (44 pages, 348kb)

Legislation.gov.uk

 

Directions

Date

Status

Name

Documents (PDF)

Links

7th April 2016 Direct Direction by the Treasury - Section 59A of the Social Security Pensions Act 1975 Direction (6 pages, 300kb) Gov.uk
3rd March 2015 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Valuations and Employer Cost Cap) (Amendment) (No. 2) Directions 2015 Directions (1 page, 116kb) Gov.uk
1st April 2015 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Information about Benefits) Directions 2014 Directions (2 pages, 34kb) Gov.uk
13th February 2015 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Valuations and Employer Cost Cap) (Amendment) Directions 2015 Directions (1 page, 114kb) Gov.uk
27th November 2014 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Valuations and Employer Cost Cap) (Amendment) (No. 3) Directions 2014 Directions (2 pages, 127kb) Gov.uk
27th August 2014 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Valuations and Employer Cost Cap) (Amendment) (No. 2) Directions 2014 Directions (2 pages, 33kb) Gov.uk
2nd June 2014 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Valuations and Employer Cost Cap) (Amendment) Directions 2014 Directions (1 page, 46kb) Gov.uk
11th March 2014 Direct The Public Service Pensions (Valuations and Employer Cost Cap) Directions 2014

Directions (32 pages, 231kb)

HM Treasury Policy Document (44 pages, 348kb)

Gov.uk

 

Annual updates

2017

Date

Name

Documents (PDF)

Links

1st April 2017 The Public Service Pensions Revaluation Order 2017

Statutory Instrument

Explanatory Memorandum

Legislation.gov.uk
10th April 2017 The Pensions Increase (Review) Order 2017

Statutory Instrument

Explanatory Memorandum

HMT multiplier tables (Excel)

HM Treasury note

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2017 The Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order 2017

Statutory Instrument

Explanatory Memorandum

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2017 The Social Security Revaluation of Earnings Factors Order 2017

Statutory Instrument

Explanatory Memorandum

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2017 The Automatic Enrolment (Earnings Trigger and Qualifying Earnings Band) Order 2017

Statutory Instrument

Explanatory Memorandum

Legislation.gov.uk

2016

Due to negative September 2015 CPI, there was no uprating to pensions in payment in April 2016 and no Pensions Increase (Review) Order or Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order for 2016. However, the Government did publish 2016 multiplier tables and a covering note. These documents may also be found on Gov.uk.

Date

Name

Documents (PDF)

Links

6th April 2016 The Social Security Revaluation of Earnings Factors Order 2016

Statutory Instrument (4 pages, 44kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (3 pages, 39kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2016 The Automatic Enrolment (Earnings Trigger and Qualifying Earnings Band) Order 2016

Statutory Instrument (4 pages, 37kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (4 pages, 47kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
1st April 2016 The Public Service Pensions Revaluation (Prices) Order 2016

Statutory Instrument (2 pages, 28kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (3 pages, 38kb)

Legislation.gov.uk

2015

Date

Name

Documents (PDF)

Links

11th April 2015 The Public Service Pensions Revaluation Order 2015

Statutory Instrument (2 pages, 31kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (3 pages, 26kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2015 The Pensions Increase (Review) Order 2015

Statutory Instrument (3 pages, 36kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (3 pages, 28kb)

HMT multiplier tables (Excel) (33kb)

HM Treasury note (1 page, 88kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2015 The Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order 2015

Statutory Instrument (2 pages, 29kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (3 pages, 30kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2015 The Social Security Revaluation of Earnings Factors Order 2015

Statutory Instrument (4 pages, 40kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (6 pages, 48kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2015 The Automatic Enrolment (Earnings Trigger and Qualifying Earnings Band) Order 2015

Statutory Instrument (4 pages, 35kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (4 pages, 41kb)

Legislation.gov.uk

2014

Date

Name

Documents (PDF)

Links

6th April 2014 The Pensions Increase (Review) Order 2014

Statutory Instrument (8 pages, 53kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (3 pages, 28kb)

HMT Cumulative PI (Excel) (66kb)

HM Treasury note (1 page, 87kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2014 The Guaranteed Minimum Pensions Increase Order 2014

Statutory Instrument (2 pages, 28kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (3 pages, 30kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2014 The Social Security Revaluation of Earnings Factors Order 2014

Statutory Instrument (4 pages, 40kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (4 pages, 48kb)

Legislation.gov.uk
6th April 2014 The Automatic Enrolment (Earnings Trigger and Qualifying Earnings Band) Order 2014

Statutory Instrument (4 pages, 36kb)

Explanatory Memorandum (4 pages, 35kb)

Legislation.gov.uk

Commencement Orders

Act

Documents (PDF)

Links

The Public Service Pensions Act 2013

Commencement Order No. 6 (8 pages, 42kb)

Commencement Order No. 5 (4 pages, 33kb)

Commencement Order No. 4 (8 pages, 43kb)

Commencement Order No. 3 (4 pages, 36kb)

Commencement Order No. 2 (4 pages, 18kb)

Commencement Order No. 1 (2 pages, 12kb)

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