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Employers who hire staff who are subject to compulsory insurance are obliged to affiliate with a registered pension plan. Employers are required to independently verify whether their employees are subject to the occupational pension obligation.

What obligations do employers have in relation to occupational pensions?

This video explains employers’ duties with respect to occupational pensions.
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As a company that employs staff who are subject to the LOB, you must either become affiliated to a pension scheme or set up one of your own. You have the option of registering your staff who are subject to the BVG with the Substitute Occupational Benefit Institution. Find out what to do in the event of re-affiliation and mandatory affiliation.



Compulsory membership



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