Two year Auto Enrolment delay

The government this week announced a further delay in its Auto Enrolment program, meaning many workers will have to wait for much needed employer pension contributions. Auto enrolment delay Originally the government had intended that the Auto Enrolment program, which will force both employees and employers to contribute to a work place pension, would have been fully rolled out by 2016. Auto Enrolment was supposed to help those people who had not yet save enough for their retirement, by forcing employers to contribution on their behalf. However, pensions minister Steve Webb (right) has confirmed that there will now be a two year delay, with the ...