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USS Proposed Changes - Consultation

(24 August 2018)

The formal 60 day consultation period on the proposed changes to the USS pension scheme will start on Monday, 3 September 2018 and will close on Tuesday, 2 November 2018. A consultation pack will be sent to all current and prospective members of USS from 24 August 2018. This includes details on how affected members of staff can comment on the proposals.

USS has a dedicated website and from Friday, 31 August 2018 members will be able to access useful information including full details of the proposed changes, impacts upon take home pay, videos and regularly updated FAQs.

Staff can provide their comments via this online facility from Monday, 3 September 2018. Affected members of staff are strongly encouraged to engage with the consultation process and provide comments on the proposed changes.

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