Latest countdown bulletin published
26 February 2018
This bulletin provides important guidance and information to pension scheme administrators about the end of contracting-out, which although it came to an end in April 2016 schemes are still submitting termination and transfer notices with end dates on or after 6 April 2016.
The countdown bulletin provides an update on the correct guidelines to follow for any termination or transfer notices; any that are received and don’t follow the correct guidelines won’t be actioned/processed.
For full details see countdown bulletin 32, which also includes updates on:
Contributions Equivalent Premium (CEP) or Limited Revaluation Premium (LRP) refunds due to post 5 April 2016 Transfers
Matched members not showing on SRS refreshed output
Secondary type 5 queries
Data limit for query templates sent for an automated solution.
Previous editions of the countdown bulletin are available on GOV.UK.