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The Occupational Pension Schemes (Preservation of Benefit) Regulations 1991


This is the original version (as it was originally made).

  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation, commencement and interpretation

  3. 2.Meaning of “employer”

  4. 3.Meaning of “member” and “prospective member”

  5. 4.Benefits included in supplementary credits

  6. 5.Short service benefit in lump sum form

  7. 6.Means of assuring short service benefit

  8. 7.Alternatives to short service benefit

  9. 8.Early retirement or deferred retirement

  10. 9.Bought out benefits

  11. 10.Money purchase benefits

  12. 11.Value of alternatives to short service benefit

  13. 12.Transfer of member’s accrued rights without consent

  14. 13.Benefits attributable to waiting periods

  15. 14.Computation of benefit-money purchase benefits

  16. 15.Computation of benefit-earnings related benefits

  17. 16.Computation of benefit-uniform accrual

  18. 17.Computation of benefit-rounding

  19. 18.Commutation of benefit

  20. 19.Widows, widowers and dependants

  21. 20.Deductions from short service benefit

  22. 21.Breaks in pensionable service

  23. 22.Postponement or suspension of benefit

  24. 23.Refunds of additional voluntary contributions

  25. 24.Schemes funded by level annual premiums

  26. 25.Schemes with an overseas element

  27. 26.Transfers to overseas schemes

  28. 27.Specific provisions to be included in scheme rules

  29. 28.Related amendments to other Regulations

  30. 29.Revocations

  31. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1


      1. 1.Amendment of the Occupational Pension Schemes (Discharge of Liability) Regulations 1985

      2. 2.Amendments of the Occupational Pension Schemes (Transfer Values) Regulations 1985

      3. 3.Amendment of the Occupational Pension Schemes (Disclosure of Information) Regulations 1986

      4. 4.Amendment of the Occupational Pension Schemes (Auditors) Regulations 1987

      5. 5.Amendments of the Occupational Pension Schemes (Qualifying Service-Consequential and Other Provisions) Regulations 1987

    2. SCHEDULE 2


  32. Explanatory Note

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