Andy Sawford – 2014 Parliamentary Question to the Department for Communities and Local Government

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Andy Sawford on 2014-04-02.

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what assessment he has made of the financial effect on local authorities when the single tier state pension is introduced in 2016-17 and local authorities no longer receive a national insurance rebate from the contracting out of pensions.

Brandon Lewis

The Government is currently in discussions with the Local Government Association on this matter.