Current Pension Rates

These pension rates are published for information only. Should you have any queries regarding either the Armed Forces Pension Scheme (AFPS) 1975, 2005 or 2015, please contact Defence Business Services at the address at the bottom of this page. You will need to provide as many details as possible, including your Service Number, dates of service etc. For a more comprehensive selection of publications and information, please visit the Ministry of Defence's own Armed Forces Pension site the link below:

Armed Forces Pensions

2017 Officers Pension Rates

2017 Airmens Pension Rates

2017 Resettlement Grant Rates

Note that the above rates are Armed Forces Pension Scheme 1975 (AFPS 75). As the Armed Forces Pension Scheme 2015 (AFPS 15) is salary-based, you need to use the Pensions Calculator to work out a provisional pension value:

Armed Forces Pension Calculator

The most up to date selection of Armed Forces Pension Schemes booklets can be found at the .GOV website here:

Armed Forces Pension Schemes Booklets

Armed Forces Pension Queries

Defence Business Services
Pensions Division
Mail Point 480
Kentigern House
65 Brown Street
Glasgow G2 8EX

Pay and Pensions Enquiry Service Contact Number:

Tel: 0141 224 3600

Freephone: 0800 085 3600

Normal Opening Hours: Monday - Friday 0700 - 1900

Serving Armed Forces Personnel

Service personnel who wish to obtain a Pensions quote should write to the following address, giving their name, Service number and date of birth:

Pensions Division

Mail Point 487
Kentigern House
65 Brown Street
Glasgow G2 8EX

Please note that a serving member is permitted one free pension quote per 12 month period. Further requests may be made, but there will be an administrative charge for them.