Covid-19 frequently asked questions (FAQs) for employers

Publication date: 05/06/2020 11:40:17

The Local Government Association (LGA) are regularly updating their website with FAQs around Covid-19 and pensions. These are aimed at administrators of the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) scheme (Shropshire County Pension Fund) and you, our employers. Please take the time to review this page if you have LGPS responsibility for your organisation.

Question topics include:

  • Furloughed staff
  • Contributions
  • Emergency Volunteering Leave, Secondment, Re-employment and Reserve Forces Leave
  • Information for scheme members
  • Life assurance payments
  • Pensions administration
  • Governance and resilience
  • Annual Scheme Events

If your employees have any questions about how their pension may be affected by Covid-19, please point them in the direction of our FAQs for members.

Both sets of FAQs will be updated on a regular basis.