Starting AVCs is easy

  1. Decide how much you want to pay.
  2. Decide how you want to invest your AVCs. You can put your AVCs all in one fund, or split them between two or more funds. The PensionsINVESTMENTS booklet provides a full explanation of your investment options, the risks and the relevent charges.
  3. Complete the AVC Application Form which is available here.
  4. Send the form to the Pensions Team in Dorking. Acceptance of your application will be confirmed.
  5. Check your payslip to ensure the correct deduction has been made.
  6. Your AVC’s will be included with your PensionBuilderplus contributions, To keep you informed, you will receive a periodic statement at least once a year showing the current value of your account. You can also go online at and request a statement anytime.
  1. If you wish to change the way your contributions to PensionBulderplus or your AVC's are invested, you will need to visit Legal & General's website "Manage my Account" you can then change the way your contributions are invested and/or switch your investment between different funds that are available.
Pensions Helpline

You can call our Pensions Helpline at any time. There is an answering machine in operation for callers outside office hours to leave a message.

Tel: 01306 872211