Nominated Cohabiting Partner

Since 1 April 2008, LGPS Regulations now provide a survivor’s pension for a nominated cohabiting partner. This is in addition to existing provisions for husbands, wives, civil partners and children and is payable to dependant partners in both opposite and same sex relationships.

To be eligible to nominate a cohabiting partner you must have been a member of the scheme on or after 1 April 2008.

To make a nomination, all of the following conditions must have applied to both you (the member) and your nominated cohabiting partner for a continuous period of at least 2 years on the date the nomination form is signed:

Please note you must not complete this form if you are married, in a civil partnership or left the LGPS prior to 1 April 2008.

Cohabiting Partner Nomination Form