If you leave the LGPS by opting out or leaving your job, what happens to your pension depends on how much membership you have.
Please see the Under two years page if you have left the LGPS with less than two years’ membership, including any that you have transferred from another pension scheme.
Your pension will become deferred (frozen) if you leave with two or more years’ membership, including any that you have transferred from another pension scheme. Please see the Over two years page to find out more.
The rest of this section for people who have left or opted out includes: