4.2.11 Some employees do not receive regular pensionable earnings. This is particularly common with fee-paid staff who often invoice the employing department as and when they do work for them. If such a person opts to join partnership, you must follow the same process as outlined in 4.2.5 above.

4.2.12 The Pensions Regulator requirements mean that employers must tell the partnership provider if no contributions are to be paid in a particular month and the reason why.

4.2.13 The Legal & General guide ‘Manage Submissions Interface Guide’ (issued in EPN533) gives further information on what action to take where there are no pensionable earnings and therefore no contributions for a particular month.

Published:
23 December 2021
Last updated:
27 January 2022