15(1)A National Park authority must—S
(a)pay such pensions, allowances and gratuities to or in respect of its employees or former employees,
(b)make such payment towards provision of such pensions, allowances or gratuities,
(c)provide and maintain such schemes (whether contributory or not) for the payment of such pensions, allowances or gratuities,
as it may, with the approval of the Scottish Ministers, determine.
(2)References in sub-paragraph (1) to pensions, allowances or gratuities include their provision by way of compensation for loss of office or employment.