Further to the launch of the retrospective remedy public consultation yesterday, the MoD have asked that we share the following information.
The retrospective remedy public consultation has now been launched and will run for 12 weeks, ending on 29 May 2023. The link to the consultation can be found here.
The main body of the consultation outlines the principles of the 2015 remedy, including the policy on roll back and how the member’s choice will work. The enclosures deal with complicating factors; commutation, dependant benefits, early payment of pension, ill health, interest, member’s voluntary contributions, medical and dental officer AFPS 05 bonus scheme; opted out service, redundancy, pension transfers, abatement and early departure payments. There are 18 questions in the document and details on how to respond are contained in Chapter 1 of the main body.
All personnel in scope for remedy are encouraged to read the consultation and engage in the process. Briefings to outline the key elements within the consultation will take place at the following times:
15 Mar 1200-1300; 16 Mar 1800-1900; 20 Mar 1800-1900; 21 Mar 1200-1300; 22 Mar 1200-1300; 27 Mar 1200-1300; 28 Mar 1800-1900; 29 Mar 1200-1300. If you wish to attend please use the following MS Teams links:
Microsoft Teams meeting
Join on your computer, mobile app or room device
Meeting ID: 311 581 703 998
Or call in (audio only)
+44 20 3443 8728,,827140919# United Kingdom, London
Phone Conference ID: 827 140 919#
Please note, these briefings will not be an opportunity to address individual queries. Once the consultation is concluded, briefing material and additional information will be provided.