The LGPS regulations have been amended in parliament and came into force on 14 May 2018. View the Key changes to the LGPS regulations and the full Local Government Pension Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2018.
Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)
Information about the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) for individuals who:
- are thinking of joining the Scheme;
- are a current member paying into the LGPS;
- have stopped paying in but have not reached retirement age, and have deferred benefits held in the Fund with us, or
- are in receipt of a pension from us.
If you need to report the death of a member of the LGPS please complete the Notification of a deceased scheme member form.
Joining and Automatic Enrolment
Information for employees who are considering joining the LGPS including cost, automatic enrolment and re-enrolment
Current member (paying in)
Information for members who are currently working, and paying in to the Local Government Pension Scheme
Deferred member (no longer paying in)
Information for members who have stopped paying in to the Local Government Pension Scheme but are not yet in receipt of their pension
Pensioner member (receiving a pension)
Information for members who are currently receiving a pension from the Kent Pension Fund; this includes those receiving dependants benefits
How the Kent Pension Fund is funded and performing
Becoming a Fund employer
Information for potential employers in the Kent Pension Fund, including information to allow transferring employees to remain members of the LGPS