If an employee doesn’t wish to contribute to this pension – does the employer still have to contribute?

Where an employee is due to be automatically enrolled but the employee doesn’t want to contribute, the employee can opt out of the scheme. The employer no longer needs to make contributions for employees who opt out.

An employee can opt out of the scheme once they’ve been automatically enrolled and we’ve sent them their joiner pack. In the pack we explain how to opt out.

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