To be considered for ill-health benefits, eligibility for incapacity will be determined by TSB based on medical evidence and provisions in the Scheme Rules.
If you are an active member, medical evidence is usually obtained during the absence management process.
If you have deferred benefits, and wish to apply for early payment on the grounds of ill health, follow the steps below:
What do I need to do?
You will receive a pack which will contain a number of forms that you will need to complete and return to Equiniti.
- The earliest you can receive your State Pension is when you reach State Pension Age but you can consider deferring it. Visit the GOV.UK website for more information.