University of Dundee Superannuation and Life Assurance Scheme (UoDSS)
Information and support about the UoDSS pension scheme.
The University of Dundee Superannuation & Life Assurance Scheme is a Defined Benefit pension scheme.
As from 1 August 2011 the scheme operates on a Career Average Revalued Earnings (CARE) basis.
The Scheme is a qualifying scheme as per automatic enrolment legislation, which means it meets or more than meets the government's minimum standards. The Scheme is open to support staff of the University, University Nursery staff and DUSA employees and is governed by a Board of Trustees.
Contributions and retirement age
28.3% Employer + additional monthly lump sum contributions
|Normal retirement age||65|
|Minimum early retirement age||55|
Factsheets and other information
Information about your options if you leave the University and have contributed to the UoDSS or USS pension scheme.
Pensions Plus is a way to contribute to either the University Superannuation Scheme (USS) or the University of Dundee Superannuation Scheme (UoDSS).
Factsheets detailing various aspects of the University of Dundee Superannuation and Life Assurance Scheme (UoDSS) and your pension benefits.
The aim of this booklet is to give you an outline of the benefits available to you as a member of the Scheme.
Applicable to former members of the University of Dundee (Former CNM Staff) Pension Scheme.
Form to indicate the possible recipients of any benefits which are payable on your death while a member of the UoDSS pension scheme.
Use this form if you wish to withdrawal from UoDSS with three months or more pension accrual, whilst remaining in pensionable employment at University of Dundee.
If you wish to opt out of the scheme, please complete the notice to opt-out of pension savings form.
Setting up and adjusting your Prudential Defined Contribution (“DC”) Money Purchase AVC (“Additional Voluntary Contribution”) benefits.
Use this form to nominate potential dependant(s) if you are a member of the UoDSS pension scheme.
If you have deferred benefits in another pension scheme, you have the opportunity of investigating the possibility of transferring these benefits to UoDSS.
Information about Clerical Member Nominated Trustees of the UoDSS pension scheme including form for nominations.
Implementation Statements provides information on how the Trustees of UoDSS have followed their policy in relation to the exercising of rights and engagement activities.
This document constitutes the Statement of Investment Principles for the University of Dundee Superannuation and Life Assurance Scheme.
A statement will be available each year to provide you with the latest funding information for the Scheme.
How the trustees of UoDSS use and protect the personal information its members.
Information on how the scheme actuary ( Xafinity Consulting Ltd) for UoDSS uses members' personal information.