• Staging Date
  • Assess Workers
Employer (by PAYE scheme size or other description) Staging Date
120,000 or more 1st October 2012
50,000 – 119,999 1st November 2012
30,000 – 49,999 1st January 2013
20,000 – 29,999 1st February 2013
10,000 – 19,999 1st March 2013
6,000 – 9,999 1st April 2013
4,100 – 5,999 1st May 2013
4,000 – 4.099 1st June 2013
3,000 – 3,999 1st July 2013
2,000 – 2,999 1st August 2013
1,250 – 1,999 1st September 2013
800 – 1,249 1st October 2013
500 – 799 1st November 2013
350 – 499 1st January 2014
250 – 349 1st February 2014
160-249 1st April 2014
90-159 1st May 2014
62-89 1st July 2014
61 1st August 2014
60 1st October 2014
59 1st November 2014
58 1st January 2015
54-57 1st Match 2015
50-53 1st April 2015
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference 1 June 2015 numbers 92, A1-A9, B1-B9, AA-AZ, BA-BW, M1-M9, MA-MZ, Z1-Z9, ZA-ZZ, 0A-0Z or 2A-2Z 1st June 2015
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference number BX 1st July 2015
40-49 1st August 2015
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference number BY 1st September 2015
30-39 1st October 2015
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference number BZ 1st November 2015
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 02-04, C1-C9, D1-D9, CA-CZ, DA-DZ 1st January 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 00 05-07, E1-E9, EA-EZ 1st February 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 01 08-11, F1-F9, G1-G9, FA-FZ or GA-GZ 1st March 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 12-16, 3A-3Z, H1-H9 or HA-HZ 1st April 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 11-19, or 1A-1Z 1st May 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 17-22, 4A-4Z, J1-J9 or JA-JZ 1st June 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 23-29, 5A-5Z, K1-K9 or KA-KZ 1st July 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 30-37, 6A-6Z, L1-L9 or LA-LZ 1st August 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers N1-N9 or NA-NZ 1st September 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 38-46, 7A-7Z, O1-O9 or OA-OZ 1st October 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 47-57, 8A-8Z, Q1-Q9, R1-R9, S1-S9, T1-T9, QA-QZ, RA-RZ, SA-SZ or TA-TZ 1st November 2016
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 58-69, 9A-9Z, U1-U9, V1-V9, W1-W9, UA-UZ, VA-VZ or WA-WZ 1st January 2017
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 70- 83, X1-X9, Y1-Y9, XA-XZ or YA-YZ 1st February 2017
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbersP1-P9 or PA-PZ 1st March 2017
Fewer than 30 with the last 2 characters in their PAYE reference numbers 84-91 or 93-99 1st April 2017
Fewer than 30 unless otherwise described 1st April 2017

For further advice on how to find a suitable pension scheme, or general information about pensions please refer to the following websites:

 

 

 

 

 

For State Pension Age:
http://www.pensionsadvisoryservice.org.uk/state-pensions/know-your-state-pension-age