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This Regulatory Impact Assessment considers the impact of amending existing legislation to enable integrated pension schemes to continue to take account of the State pension when calculating pension payable, where the member has a State pension age later than age 65.

Published 01 May 2019Impact assessments

A regulatory impact assessment relating to the introduction of minimum governance standards in defined contribution trust-based workplace pension schemes.  These standards will ensure good retirement outcomes for savers and build confidence in the workplace pensions indus

Published 02 September 2015Impact assessments

This Regulatory Impact Assessment considers changes to the timetable for the phasing in of increases in minimum automatic enrolment contributions, currently due to take place in October 2017 and October 2018.

Published 01 September 2016Impact assessments

This Regulatory Impact Assessment looks at the proposal to abolish the Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) record keeping requirements of employers thereby removing the cost to businesses associated with maintaining records for SSP and Percentage Threshold Scheme (PTS) purposes following

Published 20 July 2015Impact assessments

The Evaluation of the Neighbourhood Renewal Strategy – Final Review was carried out independently by RSM McClure Watters in late 2014. It gives an assessment of the delivery model, overall impact and the lessons learned. 
 

Published 01 September 2014Independent reports

This stakeholder communication provides additional details on the new licensing scheme for House in Multiple Occupation, which DfC is aiming to introduce in April 2019.

Published 13 November 2018Development plan/framework

This Regulatory Impact Assessment considers the impact of amending existing legislation to implement provisions of Directive (EU) 2016/2341 on the activities and supervision of institutions for occupational retirement provision (commonly known as “IORP II”) which r

Published 30 October 2018Guidance literature

This Regulatory Impact Assessment considers the impact of amending existing legislation to implement provisions of the European Union Directive (EU) 2016/2341 on the activities and supervision of institutions for occupational retirement provision (commonly known as “IORP

Published 20 December 2018Impact assessments

This document sets out guidance on how DfC's Historic Environment Division (HED) develops advice to local councils, heritage consultants, and others on planning applications.

Published 12 February 2018Guidance literature

This Regulatory Impact Assessment considers the impact of amending existing legislation to implement provisions of Directive (EU) 2017/828, on the encouragement of long-term shareholder engagement by institutions for occupational retirement provision (known as “SRD II&rd

Published 07 June 2019Impact assessments

A regulatory impact assessment relating to charges in defined contribution workplace pension schemes.  Changes to charges will: protect pension scheme members from high or unfair charges; ensure those running workplace pension schemes have the tools to act in members&rsqu

Published 02 September 2015Impact assessments

A number of sets of existing Regulations are being amended in consequence of provisions in the Pension Schemes Act 2015 which extend to Northern Ireland.  This regulatory impact assessment considers changes to the Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Disclosure of I

Published 22 March 2016Impact assessments

The Occupational Pension Schemes (Charges and Governance) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015 (“the 2015 Regulations”) cover a range of measures aimed at controlling the level and range of charges in relevant schemes which are used by employers to meet their automa

Published 25 March 2016Impact assessments

Introduction of the new State Pension will abolish the additional pension for those reaching pensionable age after the start date on 6th April 2016.

Published 26 November 2015Impact assessments

Work Capability Assessment | LCW | LCWRA 

Published 06 February 2019Guidance literature

Final publication outlining the policy for Northern Ireland Museums including the value and impact of them.

Published 31 March 2011Policy papers

Information on equality and human rights screening to identify policy that are likely to have an impact on equality of opportunity and or/good relations.

Published 29 April 2011Impact assessments

Amendments to wording of Scheme Approval – Band 4 ALPs – Planning, PFG targets are impacted.

Published 29 February 2016Guidance literature

Projects delayed due to the absence of the Assembly / Ministers and those which have restarted due to the impact of the NI Bill

Published 25 September 2019FOI/EIR responses

Supplementary Payments have been introduced in Northern Ireland to help reduce the financial impact of the changes to the welfare system.

Published 24 October 2019Guidance literature

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