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Pension Scheme Rules & Information Booklets

All University of Limerick employees are members of a UL Superannuation Scheme according to when they joined the University and their PRSI class.

Pension Scheme Information Booklets 

  1. Pension Booklet - Class D PRSI - Scheme 1
  2. Pension Booklet - Class A PRSI - Employed in Pensionable Public Sector Post Prior to 1st April 2004 - Scheme 6
  3. Pension Booklet - Class A PRSI - Employed in Pensionable Public Sector Post on or after 1st April 2004 - Scheme 7
  4. Pension Booklet - Class A PRSI - Employed in Pensionable Public Sector Post on or after 1st January 2013 - Single Public Sector Pension Scheme. Further information on the Single Public Sector Pension Scheme can be found on the Department of Public Expenditure & Reform Website.

The pension levy is a pension-related deduction from the remuneration of public servants. For information relating to the pension levy, please see the Department of Finance's Pension Levy FAQ.

Pension Scheme Rules

  1. Public Sector Pensionable Member employed prior to 1st April 2004 - Superannuation Scheme 1982
  2. Public Sector Pensionable Member employed prior to 1st April 2004 - University of Limerick Superannuation (Amendment) Scheme 1990
  3. Public Sector Pensionable Member employed on or after 1st April 2004 - University of Limerick Staff Superannuation Scheme 2008
  4. Public Sector Pensionable Member employed on or after 1st January 2013 - Public Service Pensions (Single Scheme and Other Provisions) Act 2012
  5. The National Institute for Higher Education, Limerick. Spouse & Children's Contributory Pension Scheme