Partial retirement is available for all active members subject to agreement from their employer. To qualify, members must:

  • Be over your minimum pension age.
  • Have qualified for a pension.
  • Reduce their earnings by at least 20% by reducing hours or grade.

Partial retirement involves making changes to a Members job to reduce their earnings. They must have the agreement of their employer. If the employer agrees to the changes they can apply.

Partial retirement support for Members

There is a range of supporting content on the scheme website that you can share with members considering partial retirement.

7 February 2022
Last updated:
30 March 2023