If you’re aged 22 to State Pension Age, working in the UK, earning above £10,000 – you’re eligible and will be auto enrolled.
Your employer will also make contributions on top of your own.
If you’re aged 16 to 21 or State Pension Age to 74, working in the UK, earning above £10,000 or aged 16 to 74 and working in the UK, earning above £5,876 and up to £10,000 – you’re non-eligible and will not be auto enrolled.
You are still able to choose to opt in and benefit from employer contributions.
If you’re aged 16 to 74, working in the UK, earning below £5,876 – you’re entitled.
You won’t be auto enrolled, but you can ask to join. NOW: Pensions operate standard contribution models therefore require that an employer makes a contribution for all employees including entitled workers.
Earnings thresholds are reviewed by the Government annually and will change over time.