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Monthly employer service charge for employers

This is a charge paid for by the employer and varies depending on how the scheme is administered. The discounted price for employers using a payroll bureau reflects the considerable support payroll bureaux provide with auto enrolment administration for NOW: Pensions.

Monthly employer service charge

No. of active members Discount Monthly charge
Any employer 0 100% £0*
An employer working with NOW: Pensions Directly Any number N/A £36.00  + VAT
A payroll bureau using the NOW: Pensions Gateway 5+ 44% £20.00 + VAT
A payroll bureau using the NOW: Pensions Gateway 1-4 65% £12.50 + VAT

*Initial assessment of active members takes 3 full months and therefore the £0 charge only comes into effect after the assessment has been completed.  Assessments of active member numbers are performed at the sole discretion of NOW: Pensions.

For more detail about the services NOW: Pensions offers and the monthly employer service charge click here.

 

ATP comes to the UK pensions world with the highest commendations from the Danish trade unions, employers and government. NOW: Pensions' offering in the UK will be high quality, low cost, and honest and I'm proud to be associated with it. — John Monks, member of House of Lords and former General Secretary of ETUC and TUC
I am backing NOW: Pensions, the ATP project, because I believe it will encourage transparency, low costs and decent returns for millions of British employees. — Nigel Waterson, former Shadow Pensions Minister
...its simple design means the pressure is taken off us as the employer and avoids costly administration charges, whilst removing the burden of choice and ensuring the best possible retirement outcome for our employees. — Matthew Johnson, Head of Compensation and Benefits at Adecco Group UK & Ireland
Over a short period of time, NOW: Pensions has established itself as a respected and credible player in the UK workplace pensions market attracting thousands of employers and hundreds of thousands of members. Joining the team at such a crucial time… — Jocelyn Blackwell, Founder of Dunnett Shaw and Raising Standards in Pensions Administration
NOW: Pensions is supportive, easy for our employees to understand and uncomplicated in terms of its implementation. Its structured approach removes the complicated investment choices & makes auto-enrolment a straightforward and simple process. — Mark Manaton, Managing Director, Blue Arrow Group