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If you are a member of one of the Northern Ireland Civil Service (NICS) Pension Schemes you may choose to buy Added Pension to top up your pension benefits. You can buy added pension by making monthly contributions from your pay and/or by paying in a lump sum.

Published 31 January 2019Notices

If you are a member of alpha you can choose to pay extra contributions to buy an Effective Pension Age option.

Published 31 January 2019Notices

This Procurement Guidance Note (PGN 06/14) provides Centres of Procurement Expertise (CoPE) with standard Conditions of Contract for straightforward supplies, services and ICT contracts. 

Published 29 January 2019Guidance literature

Step by step examples including full-time, nuvos/alpha, full-time and lower paid protection, tapering and full-time and full-time, upper pay limit and transfer in service.

Published 25 January 2019Guidance literature

This section contains the 2018-19 Government Financial Reporting Manual (FReM) and illustrative accounts proformas.

Published 22 January 2019Guidance literature

The Department of Finance (DoF) is committed to protecting your privacy when you use our services. The Privacy Notice in the link explains how DoF uses information about you and the ways in which we will safeguard your data.

Published 09 January 2019Notices

The purpose of this EPN is to inform employers that the MR1 form has been revised to clarify the age to which employees can be assessed for ill health retirement (IHR). The EPN also provides information on changes to the Injury Award application forms.

Published 20 December 2018Notices

This Procurement Guidance Note (PGN), developed in consultation with the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, describes the legal obligations placed on a Contracting Authority and Contractors to consider human rights when conducting a procurement process.

Published 19 December 2018Guidance literature

The purpose of this EPN is to inform employers that the date from which employer National Insurance Contributions will be due on Termination Payments over £30,000 has been changed to 6 April 2020, subject to HM Treasury introducing relevant legislation.

Published 19 December 2018Notices

In accordance with section 11(4) of the Public Service Pensions Act (Northern Ireland) 2014, the Department of Finance has a responsibility to consult with the Government Actuary before Directions are made. That exchange can be found here:

Published 18 December 2018Guidance literature

Under the Public Service Pensions Act (Northern Ireland) 2014, the Department of Finance (DoF) has responsibility to deliver Directions on actuarial valuations and cost control to Northern Ireland departments with responsibility for the devolved public service pension schemes.

Published 17 December 2018Guidance literature

Departmental response to the consultation on the Public Service Pensions (Valuations and Employer Cost Cap) (Amendment) Directions (Northern Ireland) 2018.

 

Published 17 December 2018Guidance literature

The attached policy screening documents relate to proposals to rectify the cost cap floor breach of 4.9% identified in the provisional valuation results for the Northern Ireland Civil Service Pension Schemes as at 31 March 2016; to address the impact of retrospective pay

Published 13 December 2018Impact assessments

This is a response to information relating to the the number of applications for registration with the Land Registry for Transfer of Whole or Part where the application has been made by a solicitor, or other person legally entitled to do so, from 2010.

Published 12 December 2018FOI/EIR responses

This is a response to information relating to the number of billboards and advertising stations in Belfast.

Published 12 December 2018FOI/EIR responses

Land Registry forms.

Published 11 December 2018Forms

This section contains departmental responses to NIAO reports - presented in 2018. The most recent publication is ‘The financial health of schools’.

Published 10 December 2018Corporate reports

Please use the links below to see Annual reports and accounts from 2015.

Published 06 December 2018Corporate reports

In this section, view the Buy Social Model for services contracts. 

Published 06 December 2018Guidance literature

In this section, download a set of Frequently Asked Questions about the Buy Social Model for services contracts.

Published 06 December 2018Guidance literature

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