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withabix wrote: »
2-12 year and you just get pension at 60.
Magnolia wrote: »
Does this apply to WRAF?
paul2468 wrote: »
I served just over 14 years in the Army, can anyone tell me at what age you claim your British Army pension ?
ady_j wrote: »
[FONT="]Presuming you are on Armed Forces Pension Scheme 1975 (AFPS 75), I think the answer is when you’re 65.[/FONT]
[FONT="]I am not a MOD pension expert, but I managed to dig up the following quote:[/FONT][FONT="]Why was the preserved pension age increased from 60 to 65? [/FONT][FONT="]Prior to 6 April 2006 all personnel who were in AFPS 75 and left before the immediate pension point having completed at least two years reckonable service had their benefits paid at age 60. For service after 6 April 2006 the preserved pension age is 65. The reasons for the increase to the preserved pension age was to take account the impact of longevity on public sector schemes.[/FONT]
[FONT="]Lots of reading here[/FONT]http://www.mod.uk/DefenceInternet/AboutDefence/WhatWeDo/Personnel/Pensions/ArmedForcesPensions/AFPS75/
[FONT="]You can also try:[/FONT]
[FONT="]Who can I contact for further information? (updated 10/09/07) [/FONT][FONT="]In the first instance you should contact your unit admin office. An alternative contact is: [/FONT][FONT="]The JPAC Enquiry Centre – For personal specific questions relating to all schemes including pension sharing orders and life commutation estimates. [/FONT][FONT="]Email: [/FONT][FONT="][email protected] [/FONT][FONT="]Tel: [/FONT][FONT="]Freephone: 0800 085 3600 MOD: 94560 3600 [/FONT][FONT="]Overseas: +44 141 224 3600 [/FONT][FONT="]Address: [/FONT][FONT="]JPAC Enquiry Centre, Mail Point 403, Kentigern House, 65 Brown Street, GLASGOW, G2 8EX [/FONT]
ady_j wrote: »
All depends on when you served, I believe that before 1975, you either got a pension (22years service (16 for Ocifers)) or nothing eg no preserved pensions.
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