The purpose of the Board is to assist Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Authority (the Authority) in its role as the Scheme Manager of the Firefighters Pension Scheme 1992, 2006 and 2014 (Scheme). Such assistance is to:
- secure compliance with the Scheme’s regulations, any other legislation relating to the governance and administration of the Scheme, and requirements imposed by the Pensions Regulator in relation to the Scheme.
- ensure the effective and efficient governance and administration of the Scheme.
Pensions Board Duties
The Board should at all times act in a reasonable manner in the conduct of its purpose. In support of this duty Board Members:
- should act always in the interests of the Scheme and not seek to promote the interests of any stakeholder group above another.
- should be subject to and abide by Authority’s Code of Conduct for Members.
Terms of Reference
Pensions Board terms of Reference (pdf 177.93 KB)
Pensions Board Members
Establishment of a local board is required under The Public Services Pensions Act 2013 and should comprise of an equal number of member, employee and employer representatives. Cllrs Jim Perkins and Steve Marshall-Clarke have been appointed by the Authority. Two FBU representatives will represent the scheme members and two representatives from the Service will act on behalf of the employer.
Pensions Board Meeting Dates
Pension Board Agenda and Papers - 27 February 2020 pdf 1,019.61 KB
Minutes of Pensions Board meeting 2018.05.15 pdf 221.44 KB
Minutes of Pensions Board meeting 2018.01.18 pdf 155.03 KB