Consultation on the regulations to introduce a new firefighters' pension scheme from April 2015

14 January 2014

The government has published a consultation on the regulations to introduce a new firefighters' pension scheme.

This consultation seeks responses from interested parties on draft regulations for the new firefighters’ pension scheme to come into force in April 2015. This consultation covers the provisions relating to membership and benefits in the new scheme and will run until 12 March 2014.

Further consultation exercises covering the financing and governance arrangements of the new scheme, and employee contributions, will follow shortly.

You can find more information on the firefighters’ pension scheme reforms page.