Pension Board Seminars 2009

“Impact of legislative changes on defined benefit pension scheme funding”

Monday 25 May 2009: The Pensions Board is hosting a series of pension information seminars to explain recent changes in pension legislation.

The seminars will discuss what decisions have to be taken by trustees of underfunded schemes and will be of interest to scheme trustees, employers, trade union and other interested parties.

Areas to be covered include:

  • The Pensions Board’s approach to dealing with defined benefit scheme funding issues.
  • Extension to the deadline for the submission of funding proposals
  • Applications to the Board under Section 50/50A

Pension Board Seminars 2009 – Venues and Times

Galway, The Clayton Hotel
Thursday 4 June – 2.30pm – 4.30pm

Cork, The Imperial Hotel
Friday 5 June – 10.00am – 12.00pm

Dublin, The Davenport Hotel
Tuesday 9 June – 10.00am – 12.00pm

Dublin, The Davenport Hotel
Tuesday 9 June – 2.30pm – 4.30pm

To reserve your place at one of the seminars please e-mail stating which seminar you wish to attend.

For multiple bookings please provide the contact details (name, organisation, e-mail) for each individual being booked to attend.

Where seminars are over subscribed the Pensions Board will look at holding additional events to facilitate demand.

There are many changes taking place at the moment in relation to pensions and the Board will continue to up-date the Pensions industry with guidelines, information and FAQs on changes as they occur. News of any changes are always posted on the Board’s website.

You can receive e-mail alerts of any changes by signing up for our “News by e-mail” alert service – which is free of charge and available on our website at

May 2009