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Departmental Pensions

Volume 448: debated on Thursday 29 June 2006

To ask the Minister of State, Department for Constitutional Affairs if she will estimate the pension liability of her Department over the next 30 years. (75279)

The hon. Member is referred to a technical Note by HM Treasury which was placed in the Library of the House on 2 March 2006, Official Report, columns 388-90, following an oral statement in Parliament by the then Chief Secretary to the Treasury.

Pension liabilities are not estimated for individual departments, they are estimated for individual pension schemes, as shown in the breakdown of liabilities per pension scheme given in Table 1 of the technical Note.