1.1.1. The EPG tells you what you need to know as an employer about Civil Service Pensions. It explains the role and responsibilities that you have to your staff, to the Scheme Administrator (MyCSP) and to the Scheme Manager (Cabinet Office).
1.1.2. The EPG replaced the Personnel Managers Guide to Pensions and Compensation. It reflects the major changes in Civil Service Pensions, both in the range of options available to your staff as scheme members and in the way that the schemes are administered.
1.1.3. There are six main schemes:
- classic plus
1.1.4. Section 3 of this guide gives details on each of the schemes. The Scheme Administrator carries out the bulk of the scheme administration, but employers still have a vital role to play. The EPG gives you information about how you, as an employer, will need to interact with the Scheme Administrator.