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Prospect news updates about civil service pensions.

The government’s proposals to change public sector exit payments will hinder, rather than help, provide value for money

Stories detailing the hardship and distress caused to members of the civil service pension scheme by administration problems are upsetting, but not surprising, Prospect, the specialists’ union said today 

Prospect, the specialists’ and managers’ union, has reacted with fury at the “consultation” document issued by the Cabinet Office today on changes to civil service severance and redundancy terms.

Prospect has condemned the business Secretary's description of ordinary public servants impacted by a proposed cap on redundancy compensation as “fat cats”. 

Life expectancy projections released by the Office for National Statistics suggest that State Pension Age may not increase as quickly as previously thought