Scheme:
Police Pension Scheme
Complainant:
Mr D
Respondent:
Gwent Police
Topic:
Benefits: incorrect calculation
Ref:
PO-7328
Date:
Wed 3 Aug 2016
Outcome:
Upheld

Ombudsman’s Determination

Outcome

Mr D’s complaint is upheld and to put matters right Gwent Police Pensions should cease the deduction of Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) from Mr D’s Injury Pension and refund to Mr D all ESA deductions that have been made to date with interest.

My reasons for reaching this decision are explained in more detail below.

Complaint summary

Mr D’s complaint is that Gwent Police have deducted ESA from his Injury Pension since November 2011.

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