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Payroll & Pensions

Birmingham City Council’s Payroll and Pensions’ Section offers a comprehensive service to the city’s schools and academies.
Our team provides: Experience and knowledge of terms and conditions of service for staff working in schools and academies. Contact details for payroll & pension enquiries can be found on this page.

Payroll Administration:

We have dedicated teams of knowledgeable and experienced staff who will provide advice and guidance on all aspects of payroll administration. Our staff has access to sophisticated information systems helping us to process nearly half a million salary payments each year.
Our service includes processing new starters, leavers and other contractual changes, and payment of permanent and temporary allowances ensuring that these comply with the appropriate regulations. We also make deductions in respect of statutory items such as income tax and national insurance contributions ensuring that these are compliant with current legislative requirements.

Pensions Administration:

An integral part of the service is a specialist pensions’ area, covering both the Teachers’ and Local Government Pension Schemes. Our service includes all aspects of statutory pensions’ administration together with professional advice and guidance on a range of pension scheme issues. Our pensions’ specialists are fully conversant with the current regulations and proposed changes to both occupational pension schemes and are available to deliver pension seminars in schools, academies and other external establishments.


Contact for Payroll Business Enquiries:

Seamus Cooney, Payroll Manager: Schools & Academies

Telephone Helpline: 0121 675 7070

email: seamus.cooney@birmingham.gov.uk

Contact for Pensions Business Enquiries:

Sally Plant, Principal Pensions Officer

Telephone Helpline: 0121 6750 7070

email: sally.plant@birmingham.gov.uk