Helping 1.2m businesses with auto-enrolment

Under new laws, every employer must offer its staff a workplace pension. Pension PlayPen will tell you your options and guide you to the right decision.


Do your Workforce Assessment

Auto-enrolment is going to cost you. We can tell you how much money you will have to contribute today and give you cash flow projections. This tool will tell you...

  • Which of your workers need to be enrolled
  • Worker and employer contribution costs
  • How to introduce payments gradually (phasing)
  • How postponement can give you extra time

Get the right Workplace Pension

It's worth paying attention to the pension. It's what your staff will live on when they retire. And it's got to work with your payroll processes. This tool will give you...

  • Offers from leading providers based on your data
  • Offers rated out of 100 based on your circumstances
  • Detailed fact sheets on each offer
  • Simple guidance to help you take the right decision
We were voted Britains most innovative pension consultancy.  See more awards >

Why businesses choose Pension PlayPen

  • Simple

    Reduce the time you spend on pension auto-enrolment

  • Online

    All your records are safe and retrievable at anytime

  • Independent

    We employ independent research from a leading firm of actuaries

  • Cost effective

    We are 100% online your costs are kept to a minimum


We compare the top pension providers

For providers to be featured on Pension PlayPen they have to undergo strict due diligence. Integrity and independence is key to us, that's why all analysis is handled by First Actuarial. Learn more >

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"The cost of using your service was far more competitive than the employer paying for us to undertake the same depth of research and provide a comprehensive report. It's a great system for companies and their advisers to use as part of their due diligence process."

Helen Chapman, Director, Grennan Advisers


The Centre for Economic Business Research have estimated the costs of auto-enrolment to be

  • £9k-22k on set up fees
  • 103 man days to prepare for auto enrolment
  • £500 - £5,000 the daily fine for getting it wrong
  • We will deliver at a cost at £499

In the media

Thought leadership

Our founder Henry Tapper’s blog was described as "one of ten websites and blog every investor should bookmark"


22th October

Pensions need better products

My name is Henry Tapper, this submission is from my company Pension PlayPen. As well as founding Pension PlayPen, I am a Director of First Actuarial who are acting as expert witnesses to the General Committee.

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Become an agent

If you are a professional helping your client with auto-enrolment, Pension PlayPen can help you select a workplace pension scheme, produce a comprehensive suitability report and provide an actuarial certificate, all at a fraction of the price of traditional methods. With our easy to use Choose a Pension service you can keep your clients compliant in a highly cost effective way.

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