Information for members of firefighters' pension schemes

How to obtain information about the Firefighters' Pension Scheme 1992, 2006 and 2015.

Hampshire County Council is our pension administration partners.

The benefits available to members from the scheme(s) are unchanged and will continue to build up in the same way they do currently.

Although the Firefighters’ Pension Scheme(s) are administered locally they are national statutory public service schemes, with the benefits set out in regulations passed through parliament.

You can find information via the following link about the benefits available from the:

  • Firefighters’ Pension Scheme 1992 (FPS 1992)
  • New Firefighters Pension Scheme 2006 (NFPS 2006)
  • Firefighters Pension Scheme 2015 (FPS 2015):
View pension information (Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service) (external link)

What you can find on Hampshire's site

FPS 1992 and NFPS 2006

The Firefighters' Pension Scheme 1992 and New Firefighters' Pension Scheme 2006 are closed schemes. This means they are not open to new entrants (unless you are a protected member).

For current members the web pages include information about:

  • how much you pay
  • how to pay more
  • pensionable pay
  • what you should do if you are absent from duty
  • what to do if your circumstances change
  • tax
  • how to take your pension.

For past members the web pages include information about:

  • leaving the scheme
  • how to update your details
  • how to take or transfer your pension benefits.

For those in receipt of a pension the web pages include details about:

  • how to take your pension
  • payment dates
  • how to update your details
  • what happens if you are re-employed.

FPS 2015

For those interested in joining the scheme the web pages include information about:

  • how to join
  • your contributions
  • how to transfer in benefits from another pension arrangement.

For current members the web pages include information about:

  • how much you pay
  • how to pay more
  • pensionable pay
  • what you should do if you are absent from duty
  • what to do if your circumstances change
  • tax
  • how to take your pension.

For past members the web pages include information about:

  • leaving
  • re-joining the scheme
  • how to update your details
  • how to take or transfer your pension benefits.

Member Portal

Members can access their information online via a new secure Member Portal:

Access the Member Portal (Hampshire Pension Services) (external link)

Once you have registered to use it, the portal allows you to:

  • check that your details are correct and up to date
  • add or amend an 'expression of wish' for payment of a death grant
  • change your address, name or marital status
  • securely view Annual Benefit Statements, including your 2018 Annual Benefit Statement (where applicable).
 
Last updated:
10 December 2021
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