Recognised overseas pension schemes notification list
16 February 2021
The list of Recognised Overseas Pensions Schemes (ROPS) notifications has been updated.
The list is of schemes that have told HMRC they meet the conditions to be a ROPS and have asked to be included on the list.
There have been ten scheme names added to the list, and none removed. No amendments have been cited in this update.
A very welcome change is that HMRC now lists the updates, as follows.
Brimar SMSF Super Fund
Goldhill Superannuation Fund
J A O’Sullivan Super Fund
KM Greig Super Fund
Phillips QROPS Fund
The Jackie and Gary Giles Super Fund
Tierney Super Fund
The Alexander Forbes Offshore Staff Pension Scheme
The Brooks Macdonald Occupational Pension Scheme
An updated list of ROPS notifications is published on the first and 15th day of each month. If this date falls on a weekend or UK public holiday the list will be published on the next working day. Sometimes the list is updated at short notice to temporarily remove schemes while reviews are carried out, for example, where fraudulent activity is suspected.
The requirements to be a ROPS changed from 6 April 2017 - find out about the changes for ROPS requirements.
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