Information about calculating member pay, protection of pay and contribution tiers.
You can contact us if you have any queries about member performance related pay or bonuses.
Read the factsheets for information about pensionable pay for 1995 Section members:
Total pensionable pay periods (PDF: 67.1KB)How to calculate Total Pensionable Pay (PDF: 107KB)Notional Whole Time Pensionable Pay (PDF: 150KB)Earnings Cap (PDF:190KB)How to calculate a composite Total Pensionable Pay (PDF: 136KB)
Read the factsheets for information about pensionable pay for 2008 Section members:
Total reckonable pay (PDF: 235KB)For information about 2008 Section Earnings Cap, see above factsheet in 1995 Section.
Protection of pay
Read the factsheet for information about:
- Protection of Pay (1995/2008 Scheme)
- Voluntary Protection of Pay (1995 Section only)
Protection of Pay and Voluntary Protection of Pay (Word: 249KB)
For all enquiries
Use the request to protect Pensionable Pay (SM R9 EA) form (Word: 255KB)
Deemed pay is pay that would have been paid to a member, if they had not been absent from duty.
Read the deemed pay factsheet (PDF: 87.9KB) for more information.
Final salary linking
Member contributions have changed from 1 October 2022. For more information and guidance about these changes, visit our employer information page.
You can contact us if you have any queries about contributions.
Visit the employer information page for guidance on the changes to member contributions introduced from 1 October 2022.
Read the factsheets for information on contribution rates up to 30 September 2022 and other contribution guidance you may need:
Tiered contributions 1 March 2015 to 31 March 2022 factsheet (PDF: 278KB)Outstanding contributions factsheet (PDF: 38.9KB)Call up of Reservists (PDF: 108KB)
Tiered contributions 2014/15 factsheet (PDF: 376KB)Tiered contributions 2013/14 factsheet (PDF: 235KB)Tiered contributions 2012/13 factsheet (PDF: 298KB)Cost and contributions factsheet 2012-13 (Officer) (PDF: 176KB)Cost and contributions factsheet 2012-13 (Practitioner) (PDF: 178KB)Tiered contributions 2011/12 factsheet (PDF: 294KB)Tiered contributions 2010/11 factsheet (PDF: 233KB)Tiered contributions from 1 April 2008 both Sections all members factsheet (PDF: 308KB)Tiered pensions contributions employee FAQs - both Sections all members (PDF: 235KB)Tiered pensions contributions employer FAQs - both Sections all members (PDF: 204KB)Allocation to tiers: Officers 2009/10 (PDF: 20.4KB)Allocation to tiers: Practitioners and non GP providers 2009/10 (PDF: 20.2KB)Allocation to tiers: Officers 2008/09 (PDF: 252KB)Allocation to tiers: Practitioners 2008/09 (PDF: 74.9KB)Implementing tiered contributions for Officers 2008/09 FAQs (PDF: 84.4KB)Implementing tiered contributions for Practitioners 2008/09 FAQs (PDF: 97.4KB)