If you die after ceasing to be a contributing member of the Plan, but your pension has not yet come into payment, the following benefits will be paid:
A lump sum is payable as follows:
The lump sum is payable by the Trustee on discretionary trust. The Trustee decide who will receive the benefit but they will take account of your wishes so we recommend that you complete an expression of wish form.
For more information relating to the steps to be followed if death occurs in deferment please refer to the ‘How to guide - Death of a deferred member’.