Search Legislation

The British Transport (Closed Railway Pension Scheme) Order 1969

 Help about what version

What Version

  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)
 Help about opening options

Opening Options

More Resources


This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format. The electronic version of this UK Statutory Instrument has been contributed by Westlaw and is taken from the printed publication. Read more

Disposal of surplus on winding up

4.  If after the death, or other cessation of entitlement to benefit, of the last remaining person entitled to receive benefit from the closed pension scheme, and after provision has been made for the payment of all costs, charges and expenses of winding up the scheme, there remain any surplus funds subject to the trusts of the scheme, then, in so far as no provision is made by the existing terms of the scheme for the application of such surplus funds, the same shall be transferred and added to the funds of such one or more other pension schemes of the Railways Board (and if more than one, in such proportions) as the Railways Board may, with the approval of the Minister, determine.

Back to top


Print Options


Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made): The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.


Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources