Explanatory notes to the Pensions Act 2008, which received Royal Assent on 26 November 2008, are now available online. As summarised in our December pensions update, the main provisions of the Pensions Act 2008 are those in relation to:

  • the extension of TPR’s powers;
  • the PPF and the Financial Assistance Scheme;
  • the revaluation of deferred pensions; and
  • Personal Accounts.  

View the explanatory notes