Date posted: 01/09/2007

Audience

  • HR and Payroll Managers who deal with salary sacrifice issues.

Action

  • Note the changes to paragraphs 5.1.37 and 5.1.41 of the Employer Pensions Guide (EPG). An updated version of the Guide is on the CSP website. If you hold a hard copy of the EPG, please replace the existing section on salary sacrifice with the revised section downloaded from the website.

Timing

Immediate

Salary Sacrifice

Section 5 of the EPG explains salary sacrifice in the context of the CSP arrangements. We have amended the guidance to make it clear that a member’s pension will not be affected if they take part in a salary sacrifice arrangement. We have also updated the guidance to cover nuvos.

Reference

This document refers replaces EPN152 and updates guidance in Section 5 of the EPG

Contacts:

Enquiries about content, distribution or to receive in a different format

employerhelpdesk@cabinet-office.x.gsi.gov.uk
01256 846414
Employer Helpdesk
Civil Service Pensions
Grosvenor House
Basing View
Basingstoke
RG21 4HG

Published:
1 September 2007
Last updated:
25 January 2022