These pages give information about the pension schemes operated
by the Pensions Board.
There are 3 pension arrangements. Please follow the links
for further information:
For clergy and others in stipendiary ministry.
The Church Workers Pension Fund
For lay employees of Church of England organisations.
The Church Administrators Pension Fund
For staff of the National Church Institutions and
To find out about your State Pension please visit our State
Information for Church employers
who participate in our pension
arrangements, or who are interested
Information for Church employers on their automatic
enrolment obligations, and how Pension Builder 2014 can help.
Information on the new ways you can use your retirement
savings, and that these changes mean to you and your
Information on the free and impartial guidance service for
defined contribution members as they approach retirement.
For information on Church of England retirement housing please visit our
Updates from the Pensions Department
State Pensions have changed - April 2016
A new single-tier state pension was introduced on 6 April 2016.
To find out more visit out state pension page.
Change to our postal address - January
We are changing the way we receive correspondence from members,
beneficaries and employers.
This will not affect our service, it is simply to make our
administration more efficient.
Our new postal address is:
Church of England Pensions Board
PO Box 2026
We are not moving office, we are still located at Church House,
Keep your pension safe!
Pensions are becoming an increasingly
attractive target for fraudsters and other criminals because of the
new pension freedoms. Please be careful with cold calls, texts or
letters from people or organisations making claims that they can
help you access your pension.
If you are in any doubt about your
options or the advice you have been given, you should talk to The
Pensions Regulator or a regulated Independent Financial
You can find out more about keeping your pension safe at the
Pensions Regulator's website: