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Here we will published answers to some of the more commonly asked questions we receive from members so please remember to check back here from time to time.

We will update this list regularly so if you have a question that you think would be of interest to other members, please do ask it by using the "Contact us" link.

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Is there a calculator I can use?

Yes, a calculator is available upon the 'Forms and Publications' page.

The calculator will give an illustration of how your pension may be affected by the reforms. The results shown are only estimates, based upon your inputs and other assumptions.

I can't get the sound to work on the video

In most circumstances you should be able to get the video to play with sound. However, not all computers are fitted with soundcards.

You can view the video with subtitles by pressing the 'cc' button.

The video won't load up

If you are having trouble loading the video you could try accessing it directly from the Vimeo website.

You could also check that your browser has up-to-date plugins to enable videos to play.

I'm looking for information about the previous police pension schemes

Information about the Police Pension Scheme and New Police Pension Scheme can be found on the main website at www.sppa.gov.uk These were the previous pension schemes for police officers in Scotland before the Police Pension Scheme 2015 launched on 1 April 2015.