If you have stayed in the Old British Steel Pension Scheme which is moving into the Pension Protection Fund (PPF)

You may find the frequently asked questions (FAQs) on this site helpful as these include questions that members often ask us about the PPF and the Assessment Period. 

You will have received a letter in March explaining that the Scheme administrators have changed. Barnett Waddingham now provide administration services whilst the Scheme is in a PPF Assessment Period. 

If you have specific questions regarding your benefits, or wish to update your personal details, please contact Barnett Waddingham in the first instance. Their contact details are: 

Address Old British Steel Pension Scheme
Barnett Waddingham LLP
Silver Springs House
2 Topaz Way
Birmingham Road
Bromsgrove   B61 0GD
Telephone 0333 566 0156
Email [email protected]

You can also find more information on the PPF's website at

Are you in the process of transferring your benefits?

A dedicated hotline at the Pensions Office, just for transfer enquiries, is available.  

Please click here for information and contact details for the Pensions Office dedicated Transfer Helpline.  The contact details can be found under the sub-heading, “How to find out more”.

If you switched to the New British Steel Pension Scheme

You can find the main contact details for the Pensions Office here.

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