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Automatic enrolment statuses

What’s a status?

A status is the method of categorising employees for automatic enrolment. All employees must be assessed and categorised. The accepted …

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What are the AE status options?

The accepted status values we allow on a file are: Eligible Non-eligible Entitled Contractual enrolment Not Known (where an employee …

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What’s the status Already In Qualifying Scheme?

The status Already In Qualifying Scheme should only be used when an employee is in another qualifying pension scheme (as …

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How do I know what status my employees are?

Each employee’s automatic enrolment status depends on their age and earnings. Each employee needs to be assessed to determine their …

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What makes an employee eligible?

Employees are eligible if they’re between age 22 and State Pension Age and earning at least £10,000 a year/£833 a month/£192 …

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What’s contractual enrolment?

  All employers need to have a pension scheme that can be used for automatic enrolment – but they can …

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My employee was eligible but has now been assessed as non-eligible. Do I change the status?

No. Once employees have been enrolled as eligible employees, they remain enrolled with a status of eligible unless they’ve opted out or …

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Do I need to automatically enrol my office staff?

Every employee needs to be assessed for automatic enrolment. If they’re assessed as eligible and aren’t already in a qualifying pension scheme, …

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Does The People’s Pension provide an assessment service?

Yes. The People’s Pension can assess employees, suggest automatic enrolment statuses and calculate contributions using Online Services. Employers can use …

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Can The People’s Pension assess my employees?

Yes. The People’s Pension can assess your employees, suggest automatic enrolment statuses and calculate contributions within the ‘submit employee data’ …

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Automatic enrolment statuses

What’s a status?

A status is the method of categorising employees for automatic enrolment. All employees must be assessed and categorised. The accepted …

View full answer >>

What are the AE status options?

The accepted status values we allow on a file are: Eligible Non-eligible Entitled Contractual enrolment Not Known (where an employee …

View full answer >>

What’s the status Already In Qualifying Scheme?

The status Already In Qualifying Scheme should only be used when an employee is in another qualifying pension scheme (as …

View full answer >>

How do I know what status my employees are?

Each employee’s automatic enrolment status depends on their age and earnings. Each employee needs to be assessed to determine their …

View full answer >>

What makes an employee eligible?

Employees are eligible if they’re between age 22 and State Pension Age and earning at least £10,000 a year/£833 a month/£192 …

View full answer >>

What’s contractual enrolment?

  All employers need to have a pension scheme that can be used for automatic enrolment – but they can …

View full answer >>

My employee was eligible but has now been assessed as non-eligible. Do I change the status?

No. Once employees have been enrolled as eligible employees, they remain enrolled with a status of eligible unless they’ve opted out or …

View full answer >>

Do I need to automatically enrol my office staff?

Every employee needs to be assessed for automatic enrolment. If they’re assessed as eligible and aren’t already in a qualifying pension scheme, …

View full answer >>

Does The People’s Pension provide an assessment service?

Yes. The People’s Pension can assess employees, suggest automatic enrolment statuses and calculate contributions using Online Services. Employers can use …

View full answer >>

Can The People’s Pension assess my employees?

Yes. The People’s Pension can assess your employees, suggest automatic enrolment statuses and calculate contributions within the ‘submit employee data’ …

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