Stay in control of pensions and payroll

Worried about keeping your workplace pension scheme compliant? Hiring your first employee and don’t know where to start with payroll? Spend less time on paperwork and more time running your small business

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More than just software

Wave goodbye to the hassle of getting to grips with new payroll tools or spending time on pensions administration. Our experienced team is here when you need support.

Members get more

We’ve negotiated exclusive terms with SMART pensions just for FSB members, as well as competitive discounts of 30% on payslip fees.

Need advice?

If you’ve got a question, you can call our friendly experts and never worry about payroll or workplace pension compliance again.

Keep up with contributions

Whether it’s National Insurance contributions, income tax deductions, student loan repayments or employer pension contributions, we’ll do the number crunching and calculations so you don’t have to.

Stress-free compliance

Manage your team efficiently with our range of workplace pensions services, from set up to complete day-to-day management.

Leave it to us

Whether it’s automatic enrolment duties, triennial reviews or new legislations, we’re always here whenever you need us, so you can spend time on what matters.

Just starting out?

Make setting up a compliant workplace pension scheme a breeze with our setup service at just £299 + VAT.

Short on time?

Leave the hard work of day-to-day pensions management to us and spend more time running your business, from only £12.50 per month + VAT for up to 10 monthly paid staff.

Behind on your duties?

If you need to get compliant quickly or are behind with your auto-enrolment duties, our Rescue Service is here to save the day and can even help you avoid or minimise any fines.

Time for your triennial review?

Save time and effort with your re-enrolment duties and stay compliant with HMRC and The Pensions Regulator, starting from £99 + VAT.

Payroll shouldn't be pricey

Re-runs, P60s, P11Ds, CIS, new starters, leavers, RTI for HMRC, management of your workplace pension... it’s all included for just £5 + VAT per payslip.

No setup fees or hidden costs

From data collection and calculations, all the way through to payslip distribution, you’re in safe hands with our payroll service. Simply give us your payroll information and we’ll handle the rest.

Paying your employees is easy

Find all the documents you need, when you need them, including payslips and P45s, and let your employees access their information online.

Never miss another deadline

Your PAYE calculations, HMRC submissions and statutory requirements are all taken care of, so you’ve got one less job to think about.

Ready to get started?

How can I stay compliant with workplace pensions?

Providing a workplace pensions scheme, even if you only have one employee, is a legal requirement and you could face fines from The Pensions Regulator if you don’t carry out your duties correctly. You’re required to set up a qualifying workplace pension scheme, enrol any staff that are eligible, and enable both employer and employee contributions into it. 

From staying organised with your paperwork to knowing how to assess your employees, our pensions experts walk you through how you can stay on top of your pensions responsibilities as an employer. 

Worried about your compliance or automatic enrolment duties? Our experts have helped thousands of small businesses to set up their schemes and supported many more in complying with legislation. 

How much do employers have to pay into workplace pensions?

It’s not just your employees who pay into their pension pots – you must make contributions too, and it’s important to stay on top of this. You should have systems in place to ensure contributions are paid accurately and on time. 

The minimum employer contribution is 3 per cent, with your employee paying 5 per cent to meet the 8 per cent total. 

Do FSB Workplace Pensions offer personal or private pensions?

No, our pensions services are dedicated to workplace pensions for our members. 

What is included with a payroll service?

FSB Workplace Pensions offer a bespoke, discounted and fully-supported payroll service, exclusively for FSB members. This includes:

  • Calculation of pay with necessary deductions (such as student loans, statutory sick pay, statutory maternitypay, statutory paternity pay and National Insurance contributions).
  • Production of electronic or sealed payslips.
  • Approved payment via BACS.
  • Ensuring compliance with HMRC regulations (Payroll companies liaise with HMRC on your behalf, submitting allnecessary documentation. This includes monthly submissions and the filing of end-of-year reports).
  • Comprehensive management of reports.
  • Pensions/auto enrolment.

Want this benefit for your business? 

FSB Workplace Pensions is included in FSB membership from day one. Members can log into their dashboard to access this benefit at any time or by visiting the FSB Workplace Pensions website for more information. 

To find out more about this and the other benefits included with FSB membership, visit our membership page

Latest resources from FSB Workplace Pensions

New National Insurance contributions relief for veterans explained
Article Mon, 26 April 2021

New National Insurance contributions relief for veterans explained

A new 12-month National Insurance contributions holiday for employers hiring veterans has been introduced. Find out more about eligibility and how the relief works.

Essential guide to workplace pensions postponement for employers
Article Wed, 31 March 2021

Essential guide to workplace pensions postponement for employers

Postponement allows you to delay auto enrolment assessments of new starters, temporary staff or seasonal employees joining you on a short-term basis. FSB Workplace Pensions explain how this works and what you need to do.

Business Basics: Managing Payroll and Pensions
Document Mon, 01 March 2021

Business Basics: Managing Payroll and Pensions

Learn the basics of setting up and managing a compliant payroll and workplace pension scheme for your employees, whether you have one employee or 100.

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