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How to apply for your Pension

To apply for your pension you need to complete form AW8, which you can obtain from:

Barry Blunt
The Staff Education Centre
Hermitage Lane
Maidstone
Kent
ME16 9NN
Tel: 01622 227555
Email: barry.blunt@nhs.net

or download the forms from the NHS Pensions Agency: http://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/Pensions/4117.aspx

Issues regarding payment of pensions refer to :

NHS Pension Scheme
Sutherland House
Russell Way
Crawley
West Sussex
RH10 1UH
http://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/2735.aspx

Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016, 1113 views

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