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  1. The Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (General Levy) review 2019

    A consultation on the options to increase the levy rates which recover funding provided by DWP to 3 arm's length bodies in respect of pension protection and guidance.

  2. Simpler annual benefit statements for workplace pensions

    This consultation seeks views on the government’s approach to achieving simpler annual statements for workplace pensions.

  3. Pension trustees: clarifying and strengthening investment duties

    This consultation seeks views on the draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Investment and Disclosure) (Amendment) Regulations 2018.

  4. The Pensions Ombudsman: dispute resolution and jurisdiction

    This consultation seeks views on measures to make new provisions for dispute resolution by The Pensions Ombudsman.

  5. Trustee oversight of investment consultants and fiduciary managers

    This consultation seeks views on the draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Governance and Registration) (Amendment) Regulations 2019.

  6. Health is everyone’s business: proposals to reduce ill health-related job loss

    This consultation seeks views on different ways in which government and employers can take action to reduce ill health-related job loss.

  7. The draft Equality Act (Age Exception for Pension Schemes) (Amendment) Order 2019

    This order enables integrated pension schemes to take account of the member’s State Pension when calculating pension payable, without breaching age related equality obligations.

  8. Occupational pensions: draft regulations, legislative review and Guaranteed Minimum Pensions equalisation methodology

    A consultation on draft regulations, occupational pensions legislation reviews and a proposed methodology for ensuring equal pensions.

  9. Child maintenance: changes to powers of entry and information requests

    This consultation seeks views on changes to the powers the Child Maintenance Scheme use to calculate child maintenance and enforce payments.

  10. Delivering collective defined contribution pension schemes

    This consultation sets out the government’s proposals for CDC pension schemes.

  11. Protecting defined benefit pension schemes – a stronger Pensions Regulator

    This consultation sets out plans to improve the regulator’s powers and increase the protections for defined benefit scheme members.

  12. Defined contribution pensions: investments and consolidation

    A consultation on proposals to encourage defined contribution pension schemes to consider a wider range of investments.

  13. Consultation on abolishing Class 2 National Insurance and introducing a contributory benefit test to Class 4 National Insurance for the self-employed

    This is a consultation on the abolition of Class 2 National Insurance, and on introducing a new contributory benefit test for the self-employed into Class 4 National Insurance.

  14. Defined benefit pension scheme consolidation

    This consultation seeks views on a new legislative framework for authorising and regulating defined benefit 'superfund' consolidation schemes.

  15. Changes to the fraud and error statistics

    DWP is seeking views on proposed changes to the fraud and error in the benefit system statistics.

  16. Pensions dashboards: feasibility report and consultation

    This consultation seeks views on government findings on how the pensions industry can create online pensions dashboards.

  17. Work and Health Programme statistics: publication proposals

    We are seeking views on our plans to publish statistics on the Work and Health Programme (WHP).

  18. Proposals for a new statistical series to count unemployed claimants

    We are seeking views on options for a new experimental statistical series to consistently measure the number of people claiming unemployment related benefits.

  19. Changes to the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) compensation regulations

    This consultation seeks views on the Pension Protection Fund (Compensation) (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2018.

  20. Changes to the Cold Weather Payments official statistics

    We are seeking views on proposed changes to the Cold Weather Payments official statistics.