How could changes to the NHS Pension Scheme impact you?

Changes to NHS pensions have left some healthcare professionals unsure how they're affected. Accountants Armstrong Watson help clear up the confusion.

1 May 2024

Length: 1 hour

With the pension regime and tax landscape constantly evolving, it’s important to understand what this means for your retirement planning. 

In this webinar, accountants Armstrong Watson will help you understand the implications of changes to the NHS Pension Scheme and how these may impact you as a doctor working in England and Wales.

It's intended for general practitioners, hospital doctors, training grade doctors and NHS consultants, or consultants doing a mix of NHS and private work.

Here's what's covered:

  • the NHS Pension Scheme sections − 1995, 2008 and 2015 − and the rules that apply to each
  • what to expect from the Public Service Pensions Remedy (McCloud)
  • changes to the Lifetime Allowance and Annual Allowance and what this means for you
  • amendments to NHS Pension Scheme tier contribution rates from 1 April 2024
  • options for flexible or partial retirement.


This page was correct at publication on 01/05/2024. Any guidance is intended as general guidance for members only. If you are a member and need specific advice relating to your own circumstances, please contact one of our advisers.