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Durham University

Human Resources & Organisational Development


Durham University Pension Scheme (DUPS) was previously known as Retired Benefits Plan (RBP).

DUPS is offered to members of staff in Grades 1 to 5.

If you wish to take up membership of this pension scheme, you must opt in by completing the following forms:

  • The application form
  • DUPS transfer form (if you would like to investigate a pension transfer into the plan)
  • Late Entrant Delcaration (if you would like to join the pension plan with over 6 months of employment at the University

You can find the forms on the University Finance pages. Send the completed forms to the University Pensions Team.