Terms of reference

The Merton Local pension Board was established in accordance with Section 5 of the Public Service pensions Act 2013 and under regulation 106 of the Local Government Pension Scheme Regulations 2013. The Board is not a committee constituted under section 101 of the Local Government Act 1972.

Functions of the Local Pension Board

The purpose of the Local Pension Board is to assist the Council in its role as a scheme manager of the Scheme and as a Board to scrutinise the pension fund activity.

The Local Pension Board consists of 4 voting members made of:

  • 2 Member Representatives
  • 2 Employer Representatives
  • 1 Employer Representative
  • 1 further representative without voting rights to be appointed at the discretion of the Council.


5 April 2016

Next meeting

To be confirmed

Future Meetings

To be confirmed


For more information about the Pension Fund Advisory Committee please contact: treasury@merton.gov.uk