Admitted and other Scheduled Bodies (Tier 3 Employers) in the LGPS

Introduction

In support of the Board's work plan for 2016-17 it is seeking to identify the potential funding, legal and administrative issues and liabilities relating to admitted and scheduled bodies that do not benefit from local or national tax payer backing (Tier 3 employers).

For information Tier 1 employers are defined for the Board’s purposes as being local authorities and other public bodies with direct local tax payer backing. Tier 2 employers being Academy Trusts.

The work will be split into two concurrent phases:

1) The Board will be working with LGPS administering authorities to gather data regarding the number, membership, liabilities and covenants of these employers.

2) Separately the Board is inviting proposals from interested parties to assist it in further analysis in this area.  Aggregate, summary data collated in part 1) will be provided to the successful bidder for use in part 2).

Proposal for assistance

Organisations interested in bidding for part 2 should download the "Instructions for Bidders" document below:

Tier 3 Employers - Instructions for Bidders pdf 4 pages 307kb