Pensions Board

In accordance with the Public Service Pensions Act 2013, a Pensions Board was established from 1 April 2015. The Pensions Board has responsibility for assisting Shropshire Council as the fund's scheme manager about the following matters;

  • securing compliance with the scheme regulations and other legislation relating to the governance and administration of the scheme and any statutory pension scheme that is connected with it;
  • securing compliance with requirements imposed in relation to the scheme and any connected scheme by the Pensions Regulator;
  • such other matters as the scheme regulations may specify.

The terms of reference of the Pensions Board specifies the role of the board including the number of scheme member and employer representatives needed to be members of the board, and the frequency and format of the meetings.

The agendas and minutes of each Pensions Board meeting can be found on the Shropshire Council website.