Pensions Reform Consultation Forum


Pensions Reform Consultation Forum

15 September 2016 at 9.00am

(Registration from 8.00am)

Ballsbridge Hotel, Pembroke Road, Dublin 4

The Pensions Authority published a consultation paper containing its proposals for reform and simplification of supplementary private funded pensions on 18 July 2016.

As part of the consultation process the Authority is hosting a public forum to facilitate a questions and answers session in advance of the closing date for written submissions of 3 October 2016.

This forum will be relevant to trustees, registered administrators, providers, employers, advisors and all those interested in pensions reform.

The Authority will present a high level overview of its pensions reform proposals and will invite attendees to share views and ask questions on the proposals.

Consultation Forum Programme

09.00am    Welcome address and opening remarks   David Begg, Chairperson, The Pensions Authority

09.10am    Keynote address   Leo Varadkar TD, Minister for Social Protection

09.30am    Background to pensions reform     Brendan Kennedy, Pensions Regulator, The Pensions Authority

09.45am    Overview of reform proposals    Grace Guy, Head of Legal, The Pensions Authority

10.00am   Questions and answers forum with:

  • Brendan Kennedy, Pensions Regulator, The Pensions Authority
  • Mary Hutch, Head of Policy, The Pensions Authority
  • Grace Guy, Head of Legal, The Pensions Authority

11.00am   Consultation ends (approx)

Reserve your place:

To reserve your place at the forum please complete the booking form available under ‘Related Documents’ and e-mail it to by C.O.B. Friday 9 September 2016. For multiple bookings please provide separate details in respect of each individual for whom a place is being booked.