Date posted: 25/06/2020


  • Pension leads
  • HR managers
  • Interface leads
  • Senior managers


We’re pleased to announce that registration for the Autumn Regional Employer Forums (REFs) is open. Spaces are limited, so reserve your place now. Registration will close on Friday, 30th September.


  • Save the date and/or book your place.


  • Immediate


REF dates and locations:

Tuesday, 11 October - Edinburgh - Signet Library
The Signet Library, Parliament Square, Edinburgh EH1 1RF

Thursday, 13 October - Manchester - Copthorne hotel
Quays, Clippers Quay Salford, Manchester M50 3SN

Tuesday, 18 October - Cardiff – The Hilton Hotel
Kingsway, Greyfriars Rd, Cardiff CF10 3HH

Thursday, 20 October - London - Leonardo City Hotel
8-14 Cooper's Row, London EC3N 2BQ

Book your place.

Once registered, you’ll receive an automatic email confirming your place.


As well as being an opportunity to network, you’ll receive the latest updates from the Scheme and have an opportunity to take part in panel and roundtable discussions. There’ll also be opportunities for you to ask your questions and provide your feedback on the event. Lunch and refreshments are provided, so please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements when registering.

Registration opens at 9.00am.

  • 9.00am - 9.45am: Networking breakfast
  • 9.45am - 10.15am: Welcome
  • 10.15am - 11.35am: An update from the Scheme plus Q&As
  • 11.35am - 12.30pm: Panel discussion plus Q&As
  • 12.30pm - 1.30pm: Lunch & networking
  • 1.30pm - 3.45pm: Roundtable events
  • 3.45pm – Final plenary and close

Further information about the panel discussion topics and roundtable events will be provided to you when registering.

If you have any questions about the REFs, please email us at


If you have a question about the distribution of EPNs, or would like to receive them in a different format, please contact

You can find electronic copies of the Employer Pension Guide, all current EPNs and forms in the Employer section of the Civil Service Pensions website.

This notice is for employers and should not be issued to scheme members.

Members can find information about their pension by visiting the member's section.

8 September 2022
Last updated:
24 April 2023