Countdown bulletin 33 – April 2018

17 April 2018

This publication provides important guidance and information to pension scheme administrators about the end of contracting-out, which although came to an end in April 2016 schemes are still submitting termination and transfer notices with end dates on or after 6 April 2016.

These bulletins provide updates for pension scheme administrators to enable them to make sure all individual’s contracted out pension rights are secured correctly.

Countdown bulletin 33 includes information on:

  • Multiple periods automated solution

  • Phase 6 of SRS automation

  • Scheme cessation reminders

  • Refund for SRS queries


Previous editions of the Countdown Bulletin are also available on GOV.UK.