Dorset County Council reappoints Barnett Waddingham to pension scheme

Dorset County Council has reappointed Barnett Waddingham to provide actuarial services for its pension scheme following a tender process.

The firm of actuaries, administrators and consultants has worked with the council since 2002. The new contract will start for a period of four years with an option to extend a further three years.

The tender was submitted as part of the South West framework agreement.

The Dorset County Council pension scheme is valued at around £1.5 billion and has over 50,000 members.

Graeme Muir, head of the public sector practice at Barnett Waddingham, said: “Dorset County Council were our first ever local authority employer and we are looking forward to continuing to help them navigate through the challenging times ahead.”

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