Pension News 2011


Pension changes confined to new entrants

The Department of Public Expenditure and Reform has confirmed that there has been no decision to change pension arrangements for current public servants.


Members consider retirement options

THE VALUE of public service pensions is set to fall from the end of next February in line with pay cuts introduced in 2010. With 29th February 2012 the last date on which eligible staff can retire with pension benefits calculated on the basis of pre-2010 pay scales, many IMPACT members are now considering their options.