Updated to take into account the Autumn Budget 2017 announcement concerning the increase in the lifetime allowance for 2018/19.
We analyse the types of pension schemes employers offer, as well as contribution rates and pension scheme membership.
We look at the pension schemes offered by employers, contribution rates and pension scheme membership.
In Fisscher v Voorhuis Hengelo BV (28 September 1994) EOR58C, the European Court of Justice rules that a worker who successfully claims to join an occupational pension scheme retroactively must also pay any employee contributions relating to the period of membership concerned.
In Newstead v Department of Transport and HM Treasury (3.12.87) EOR18D, the European Court of Justice rules that present EEC law does not prevent an obligation on male employees only to contribute to a survivor's pension under a contracted-out occupational pension scheme.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to employee pension contributions.