APC Calculator Code
Last Updated: 03 May 2016
Web server running PHP version 5.4 or above is required. The modeller has been tested in Chrome, IE 8 and 9
The modeller uses the MPDF library to create the PDF T&C and Application forms on the fly. This can be downloaded from www.mpdf1.com/mpdf/index.php .The folder containing the library must be at the same level as the css and image folders for the modeller.
The modeller uses the leanModal jscript to generate the help windows. This can be downloaded from www.leanmodal.finelysliced.com.au .The folder containing the script must be placed at the same level as the css and image folders.
Current release - 3rd May 2016: apcscot03052016.zip (1,000kb)
Updates made in the current release
- Lump sum (below NPA) factors updated to include the new such factors issued by SPPA in April 2016.
- The code now refers to a new version of the MPDF library referred to above (version 6.0).
- Extra pension T&Cs updated to a) link to the LGPC's annual allowance and lifetime allowance factsheets, and b) to update the links to the HMRC webpages on recycling.
Update of 24th June 2015
The APC calculator was launched on 11th May 2015. Release: apcscot11052015updated.zip (411kb)
Please note that a minor update to this release was made on 15th June 2015 to correct an error in the background factors. The above download has been corrected accordingly.