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Teachers' Superannuation (Additional Voluntary Contributions) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. 3.Making and acceptance of elections

  5. 4.Election to pay regular and lump sum contributions

  6. 5.Provision for lump sum death benefit

  7. 6.Variation and cancellation of elections

  8. 7.Contributor

  9. 8.Payment of contributions and amount of regular contributions

  10. 9.Investment of contributions

  11. 10.Inward transfers

  12. 11.Outward transfers

  13. 12.Retirement and dependants' pensions

  14. 13.Lump sum death benefit

  15. 14.Benefit limits

  16. 15.Repayment of investments in certain cases

  17. 16.Payment by the Department

  18. 17.Information

  19. 18.Payments in respect of deceased persons

  20. 19.Determination of questions

  21. 20.Retrospective effect

  22. Signature


      Benefit Limits

      1. Part I Interpretation

        1. 1.Paragraphs 2 to 6 have effect for defining expressions used...

        2. 2.“Total retirement benefits” means the total of—

        3. 3.“The material date” means the earliest of—

        4. 4.(1) Subject to sub-paragraph (3) and paragraph 5 “final remuneration”...

        5. 5.(1) Where the participator entered employment in reckonable service on...

        6. 6.(1) “Retained benefits” means the total of any pensions, including...

      2. Part II Retirement Pensions

        1. 7.The annual rate of a participator’s retirement pension under these...

        2. 8.(1) If the participator retires on his 60th birthday, except...

        3. 9.If the participator retires on a date later than his...

        4. 10.(1) If the participator retires on his 60th birthday, having...

        5. 11.(1) If the participator retires and is entitled to receive...

        6. 12.(1) If the participator retires and is entitled to receive...

      3. Part III Dependants' Pensions

        1. 13.(1) Where only one dependant’s pension is payable the annual...

      4. Part IV Lump Sum Death Benefit

        1. 14.(1) The lump sum death benefit under regulation 13 shall...

  23. Explanatory Note

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