Automatic enrolment earnings trigger and qualifying earnings band

Matthew Barrand Auto-enrolment, Blog

The Government has announced the earnings trigger and qualifying earnings band for auto-enrolment purposes for 2021/22. The earnings trigger is one of the three key factors which ultimately governs who gets enrolled into a workplace pension scheme through automatic enrolment. The government’s view remains that if the trigger is too high, then low to moderate earners who can afford to …