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Update on Proposals to Restore Public Service Pensions - September 2017

The Alliance has met recently to consider a letter from DEPRA (letter from DEPRA) containing detailed proposals on restoration of public service pensions.  Full details of the Alliance response to the letter are available on the Alliance website at  https://www.arps.ie/news/

Submission by the Alliance of Retired Public Servants to the Pubic Service Pay Commission May 2017: Alliance_Submission.pdf

Press Release issued by the Alliance (May 17th 2017).    "The Alliance of Retired Public Servants (ARPS) has today welcomed the intention signalled by the government to engage in a talks process over pension restoration for retired public servants . . . "  Read the full text of the press release here

The Report of the Public Service Pay Commission (May 2017) is now available online at www.paycommission.gov.ie.

The report will form the backdrop for the talks on pay and pensions in the public service. The full report is available on the website of the Commission under the heading of Publications.  The submission by ASTI and other interested parities to the Commissions are also available on this website under the heading of Stakeholder Submissions.



Congratulations to the Sligo Branch on a successful and most enjoyable Annual Conference this year.  A full report of the Conference will be posted here in the near future.

National Committee 2016/17


(L to R) Front Row: Mike Moriarty (Vice President), Muriel McNicholas (National Treasurer), Carmel Heneghan (RSTA President), Susie Hall (National Secretary), Micheál O'Neill (Wexford Branch).   Back Row: Henry Collins, (Past President), Mary Evans (Cork Branch), John Cunningham (Waterford Branch), Padraic O'Doherty (Midland Branch), Pat Cahill (Dublin Branch), Marie Doyle (Dublin Branch),   Mattie Finnerty (Tipperary Branch).