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Prospect news updates about civil service pensions.

Prospect has condemned the government for delaying promised improvements to pensions for public servants.

Prospect is taking legal advice on the Treasury’s decision to pause the cost cap process for the civil service pension scheme.

The Supreme Court has denied the government the opportunity to appeal against the Court of Appeal’s ruling that existing firefighters and judges were unlawfully discriminated against based upon age.

The government has delayed implementation of a cost cap mechanism for public sector pension schemes as a result of a Court of Appeal ruling in favour of younger judges and firefighters

The Research Councils Pension Scheme (RCPS) Management Board has decided that reform of the scheme will be delayed further and will not happen before April 2020.