Following government legislation, every employee has a one calendar month period after being auto enrolled into a pension scheme, where they can choose to opt out. An employee can also opt out outside this period, but may not be eligible for a short service refund.
- For details on how to opt out, click here.
Once you have completed the opt out process, you will receive a confirmation of your request.
Please note, that legislation changed on 1 October 2015 and employees wanting to request a short service refund may no longer be eligible. For more information click here.
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Will an employee get their money back if they opt out?
Am I eligible for a short service refund?
Will all the contributions be paid back if a member opts out?
Who processes and pays opt out refunds to the individual and the employer?
What happens to member details when they opt out?
How will I know if an employee has opted out?
What is opting out?
What is an opt out period?