Pensions auto-enrolment earnings thresholds rise

Implementation date: 6 April 2015

The Automatic Enrolment (Earnings Trigger and Qualifying Earnings Band) Order 2015 (SI 2015/468) prescribes that the earnings thresholds for pensions auto-enrolment increase on 6 April 2015: the lower level of qualifying earnings rises to £5,824; and the upper level of qualifying earnings increases to £42,385. The earnings trigger for auto-enrolment remains unchanged at £10,000.