What if I am absent from work?

There are many reasons why you might be absent from work and each may have a different effect on your pension benefits. These can include:

  • Family leave (maternity leave, paternity leave or adoption leave)
  • Sick leave
  • Reserve Forces leave
  • Authorised leave of absence
  • Absences Due to Trade Dispute (strike) - see under 'Related documents' on this page
  • Jury service

Please contact us for more information.