Research and analysis

Pensions and long-term savings trials for self-employed people

This report outlines plans for research and trials that will help build evidence to find ways to help self-employed people save for retirement.


Enabling retirement savings for the self-employed: pensions and long-term savings trials

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This report follows the Automatic enrolment review 2017: Maintaining the momentum. In the review, the government announced it would carry out trials on a number of different approaches to help self-employed people save for retirement.

This report sets out plans for carrying out these trials. It also invites organisations from a range of sectors, including invoicing software providers and accounting organisations, to work with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) to co-design and test interventions.

If you want to work with DWP on these interventions, email by 15 March 2019.

Published 18 December 2018