DWP has released a written ministerial statement that affects the connection deadline for pensions dashboards.
Addition guidance will be published in due course.


Connection deadlines


Pensions providers will be compelled by legislation to compulsorily connect to the pensions dashboards ecosystem.

On 8 June 2023, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) issued a written ministerial statement providing at update on the connection deadline for pensions dashboards.

The statement explains that amended regulations have been laid with a new approach to delivery. The previous staging timeline set out in legislation, will be replaced with a connection deadline of 31 October 2026.

Guidance will be published that will detail when pension providers and schemes are expected to connect to dashboards.