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Automatic enrolment detailed guidance

Aimed at professional advisers, large employers with in-house pensions expertise and those with a sound knowledge of pensions, our guidance provides detailed help with implementing the new employer duties.

Regulatory guidance

Guidance to help improve understanding of workplace pension schemes and to promote good practice.

Codes of practice

Practical guidelines on how to follow the legal requirements of workplace pensions regulation.

Code-related guidance

Guidance to be read alongside a code of practice.


We welcome responses from industry to our recently issued consultations.


We often issue a policy statement where we feel an area of regulation needs clarifying or prioritising.

Research and analysis

Pension schemes data, research reports and surveys.

Strategy and policy

Strategy and policy documents relating to how we regulate DB, DC and public service pension schemes, automatic enrolment and employee safeguards.


Guidance on our determination procedure, the process we use to decide when regulatory intervention is required and what action we should take.

Pension guides

Clear and simple guides on key aspects of workplace pensions.

Learning resources

Links to the Trustee toolkit and Public Service toolkit free online learning programmes.

Regulatory Intervention reports

We are committed to being open and transparent in our activities, which may include publishing Regulatory Intervention reports under section 89 of the Pensions Act 2004 on our considerations in particular cases.

All documents can be produced in an alternative format on request - in Braille, large print or on audiotape. We can also produce them in other languages.

You can reproduce the text in any of these publications, as long as you quote the name and title of the publication. And you can reproduce the text on this website, as long as you identify our website as the source of the material.

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