Pensions - Human Resources - Newcastle University

Universities Superannuation Scheme

USS Valuation Update

Summary of USS Scheme Changes (PDF, 88KB)

USS Valuation Questions and Answers (PDF, 380KB) issued 16 November 2017

Mercers' Presentations

Focus on preparing for retirement October 2016 (PDF, 3058KB)

Pensions tax awareness October 2016 (PDF, 1678KB)

Pre-recorded video of the presentation delivered on site by Mercers on 28 June 2016

Pension Scheme Tax Allowances

For up to date information on the annual allowance, lifetime allowance, enhanced opt out and voluntary salary cap please visit Tax Allowances

Information about USS Voluntary Salary Cap (VSC) (PDF, 1206KB)

University email communications to members


Archived News (PDF, 251KB)

USS Index Page