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Backdating membership of an occupational pension scheme

Backdating membership of an occupational pension scheme [BM01] [PDF file size 215kb]
Guide for people with complaints lodged with an employment tribunal.

With this guide you also need to read or print a special version of the State Pension forecast application form [BR19_PTW] - [PDF file size 77kb]. This State Pension forecast has been designed for part-time workers who have been granted backdated access to their employer’s occupational pension scheme by an employment tribunal.

It is only for you if are considering whether to backdate membership of an occupational pension scheme.


You can request copies of The Pension Service's guides to be sent to you by post. You can order copies online or order copies by phone.

Our guides are also available in Welsh and in other languages, and in large print, Braille or on audio cassette.


How to read or print guides and forms

To read the guides online, or to print them, you need to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer. If you don't already have Adobe Reader, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe website.

Alternative ways to read our guides

If you use screen reader software or an audio-enabled web browser, Adobe provides a free online tool that you can use to convert the guides to a plain text format.

To use Adobe's online tool:

1. Find the link on this website to the guide you want to read, and copy it
2. Go to Adobe's online tool
3. Follow the instructions onscreen

The tool will display your chosen guide as a web page (HTML) or as plain text.

You can read more about Adobe Reader and accessibility on the Adobe website.


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