Shropshire County Pension fund

Taking care of your Local Government Pension in Shropshire

Managing employer and employee contributions

These pages are for employer use only. Member information can be found on the home page.

As a scheme employer, you must decide each members’ contribution rate. You should be consistent and reasonable when making these decisions.

Your responsibilities are to ensure that:

  • The right employee contribution band is used
  • The right employer contributions are paid
  • Contributions are collected on actual pensionable pay
  • Additional pension contributions are collected, and paid to the right organisation
  • Employees have the option to pay contributions for periods of absence or parental leave (maternity, adoption or paternity)
  • Pension contributions are paid to the fund as soon as possible after collection

To find out more, please choose from the following options.