Government Announces Plans to Reform State Pensions System
Read GMB's Briefing (updated March 2014) on Government proposals.
Budget 2014 announces fundamental change to how Defined Contribution Pensions are used
Read GMB's briefing on what the Budget announcement will mean for pensions.
Automatic Enrolment is Here
This new requirement means that UK employers will have to provide a pension scheme and make private pension contributions. GMB's briefing on Automatic Enrolment can be downloaded.
Details and updates on issues relating to Public Sector Pensions can be seen on the Public Services Pension campaign page.
The pensions area of the website is maintained by GMB's Pensions Department in National Office. The Department stays abreast of developments from across the pensions arena and contributes industrially to employers, politically to policymakers and individually to members.
The website is intended to communicate the knowledge of the department and give details of our ongoing work to improve the pension conditions of all of our members. The links on the left of the screen will direct you to some of our key documents and give an overview of GMB's pension work.