Retirement and Pensions Information for Teaching Staff
This page is for teachers in primary, secondary, community and comprehensive schools. Pension Unit administers and processes retirement applications and provides statements of benefits for teachers who are members of the teachers' pension schemes and are paid salary through the payroll of the Department of Education and Skills and who are not members of the Single Public Service Pension Scheme known as the Single pension Scheme.
The Department processes applications under each of the categories outlined in the table at the bottom of the page.
General Information / FAQs
The links below provide general information on all aspects of the Pension Schemes for primary and post primary teachers and a Query Form to complete and return to Pension Unit should you require more specific details.
More detailed information leaflets and application forms are available under the relevant tabs below.
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