On 15 March 2011, the Pension Protection Fund (Pensions on Divorce etc: Charges) Regulations 2011 (SI 2011/726) and the Pension Protection Fund (Pension Compensation Sharing and Attachment on Divorce etc) Regulations 2011 (SI 2011/731) were laid before Parliament. The regulations include a number of provisions dealing with a pension sharing order on divorce in relation to compensation payable from the PPF, including:

  • the circumstances in which the compensation payable to the transferee may be subject to the compensation cap;
  • information that the PPF board must supply (on request or following a court order) before the court makes a pension compensation sharing order; and
  • charges that the PPF board can recover form the parties.