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Briefings: Outsourcing

LGPS (Amendment) Regulations 2018: examining exit credits

The new LGPS (Amendment) Regulations 2018 finally emerged on 19 April 2018, and came into force on 14 May 2018. We discuss the arising issues that administering authorities should consider with regard to exit credits.

Pass-through arrangements

Our latest note outlines some of the considerations that should be taken if a new employer becomes an admission body within an LGPS Fund under a pass-through arrangement. Read the note to find out more.

An introduction to the new Fair Deal

The new Fair Deal guidance, effective from October 2013, removed substantial barriers that previously prevented many firms from competing for public sector contracts.

Independent Providers of health services: NHS membership for previously non-qualifying staff

The NHS Pension Scheme considers an employer an Independent Provider if it holds Standard, APMS, or local authority NHS contract. Since April 2014 IPs are able to apply to become an Employing Authority in the NHSPS.

LGPS pensions on outsourcing

Authorities letting out a contract have a statutory obligation under the Best Value Authorities Staff Transfers (Pensions) Direction 2007 to ensure that transferring employees are provided with rights to acquire pension benefits that are the same as, broadly comparable to, or better than those that they had before the transfer.

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