SCHEDULE 3Transitional provisions

PART 7Provision in relation to existing scheme

Election to pay contributions by a person serving in a reserve force

51.—(1) An election by a transition member (P) to pay contributions made under regulation C9 of the 2005 Regulations has effect as if made under regulation 25.

(2) On becoming an active member of this scheme, P does not begin to accrue service which counts for the purpose of benefits in respect of P’s permanent service for the purpose of regulation C9(2) of the 2005 Regulations.