Your Local Government pension An overview of your LGPS pension and how it works, compared to other types of pensions. Benefits of the pension scheme The LGPS is an important part of your employment package and a great way to save for your future. Joining the LGPS Find out if you are eligible to join the LGPS and how you can be brought into the scheme. Re-joining the LGPS If you re-join with deferred LGPS benefits, these could be joined with your new pension account. Automatic enrolment If your employer is part of the LGPS, you will normally be able to join before you are automatically enrolled. Welcome to the LGPS - New Member Pack This welcome pack provides new members with forms and information they need.