21st August 2012
The London Olympics has finally come and gone. Pension auto enrolment follows hot on its heels and comes into force on 1 October 2012.
The date by which employers must comply with the auto enrolment regulations is called the ‘staging date’. Staging dates are being phased in over the next 5½ years. The largest employers are leading the way with a staging date of 1 October 2012, followed by medium-sized employers and finally small and micro employers.
All ‘eligible jobholders’ must be auto enrolled no later than 3 months after the staging date...