This page contains regulations and related resources for the Firefighters' Pension Scheme 2006.

SI Title Description of content Date into force


The Firefighters’ Pension Schemes (England) (Amendment) Order 2023  Amends the regulations to provide further access to the modified pension scheme for retained firefighters. 01/10/2023

2020/354 Regulation 16 

The Parental Bereavement Leave and Pay (Consequential Amendments to Subordinate Legislation) Regulations 2020 Amends the regulations of the Firefighters’ Pension Schemes to allow any period of parental bereavement leave to be counted as reckonable pensionable service and pay 06/04/2020
2018/997 Part 3, Chapter 2 The Police and Firefighters’ Pensions (Amendment) Regulations 2018 Removes the requirement for nominations for surviving partner pensions; formalises increases to two pension awards ('split pensions'); removes reference to an ineffective regulation from trivial commutation of PC benefits 08/10/2018
2018/269 Schedule, Paragraph 11 The London Government (London Fire Commissioner and Policing) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 Amends FPS 2006 to allow the London fire commissioner access to the 2006 scheme 22/03/2018
2017/892 The Firefighters’ Pension Schemes and Compensation Scheme (Amendment) (England) Order 2017 Corrects errors in cross-references 06/10/2017
2015/590 The Firefighters’ Compensation Scheme and Pension Scheme (England) (Amendment) Order 2015 Amendments to Modified scheme including extended deadline; amendment to contribution rates

31/03/2015 01/04/2015

2015/589 Schedule 2 The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England) (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Regulations 2015 Provisions for transitional members 01/04/2015
2014/445 The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England) (Amendment) Order 2014 Introduction of Modified scheme for retained members; amendment to contribution rates 01/04/2014
2013/1393 The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England) (Amendment) (No.2) Order 2013 Provide for APBs to be uprated in line with Pensions (Increase) Act; allow for discretionary APB benefits; require employer reimbursements if abatement not applied 01/07/2013
2013/704 The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England) (Amendment) Order 2013 Amendment to contribution rates from 1 April 2013 01/04/2013
2012/2988 The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2012 Technical amendments to allow FRAs to comply with auto-enrolment duties as set out in the Pensions Act 2008 31/12/2012
2012/954 The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England)(Amendment) Order 2012 Introduction of banded contribution rates 01/04/2012
2010/234 The General and Specialist Medical Practice (Education, Training and Qualifications) Order 2010 Schedule 3, Paragraph 15 amends the definition of IQMP in FPS 1992, FPS 2006 and FCS 2006 12/02/2010
2008/213 The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England) (Amendment) Order 2008 Amendments to allow the pensionability of CPD & LSI through APBs; provision for death grants in respect of pension credit members 29/02/2008
2006/3432 The Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England) Order 2006 Originating order 25/01/2007