Auto-enrolment: a quick guide

The main points about new legal requirements that mean all employers in the UK must automatically enrol eligible jobholders in a pension scheme from a date after 1 October 2012. Under a five-and-a-half-year staging process, employers must enrol eligible jobholders in a qualifying pension scheme or the National Employment Savings Trust (NEST), unless they are already members of a qualifying scheme.


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