The Civil Service Additional Voluntary Contributions Scheme (CSAVCS)

A money purchase arrangement for Civil Service pension scheme members to provide an additional pension, where contributions are paid to one of a panel of approved pension providers for investment in a fund or selection of funds. Available to classicclassic pluspremium, nuvos and alpha members. Closed to new entrants from 1 September 2018.

Section 3.3 (‘Other Scheme’) gives   further details.

Additional Voluntary Contribution (AVC) Scheme

A money purchase arrangement for Civil Service pension scheme members to provide an additional pension, where contributions are paid to an approved pension provider for investment in a fund or selection of funds. Available to classicclassic pluspremiumnuvos and alpha members from 1 September 2018.

Section 3.3 (‘Other Schemes’) gives   further details.

The Civil Service Compensation Scheme (CSCS)

The scheme providing compensation benefits for civil servants who leave employment because of voluntary exit, voluntary redundancy or compulsory redundancy. The scheme also provides compensation for dismissal on the grounds of efficiency, where compensation can be paid at an employer’s discretion.

Sections 3.3 (‘Other Schemes’) and 6.3 (‘Early departure and ill health) give further details.

The Civil Service Injury Benefit Scheme (CSIBS)

The scheme providing Injury Benefit for a qualifying injury during the course of official duties which then impairs earning capacity.

Section 5 (‘Your responsibilities when staff are in service’) gives further details.

The Partnership Pension Account Ill-Health   Benefits Arrangements

Provides a lump sum to those who retire for ill health reasons and hold a partnership pension account.

The Partnership Death Benefit Arrangements

Provides a lump sum death benefit to the dependants of those who have died in service with a partnership pension account.

Published:
21 December 2021
Last updated:
21 December 2021