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Resources for professionals

We want to make the NEST experience as smooth as possible for everyone. That’s why we’ve created an extensive range of resources you can use with your clients to help them understand NEST and get ready for auto enrolment.

And to make things easier for you, we’ve also got newsletters, guides and tools to help you make the most of NEST and the new pensions market.

NEST news and views

Here you can find articles from our in-house experts on NEST and opinions on current issues within pensions. This could include views on policy, investment news or results of our research into members and employers.

See NEST news and views

Help centre

Our online help centre is there for employers and anyone acting on their behalf, including professionals like you. It includes step-by-step guides to explain the technical aspects of setting up and managing NEST and tools and templates to help things run smoothly.

Visit the help centre


Our short videos help to explain NEST and auto enrolment. You can use these with your clients and your clients can use them with their workers. They’re a quick and easy way to explain what we’re about and how to use NEST.

Go to our YouTube channel

NEST library

In our library we cover everything from the basics of the new duties to detailed instructions on using NEST. It’s also where you’ll find our research into the pensions market and consultation responses to help inform the debate on the future of pensions.

Browse our library

Workplace communications

We have a range of materials that your clients can use to communicate to their workers about auto enrolment and NEST. They include leaflets, posters, videos and templates to help clients meet their duty to inform their workforce about auto enrolment.

See our communications for employers

NEST news

You can keep up to date with NEST and auto enrolment news, tailored specifically for professionals like you, by signing up for our email newsletter, NEST news.

Sign up for NEST news now

NEST events

NEST events are a great way to find out more about NEST and the auto enrolment landscape. They’re also a good opportunity to meet other people working in the industry and get answers to any burning questions you want to ask.

We also hold regular webinars to help employers get to grips with auto enrolment and show professionals how they can help their clients.

Past events

To view our past webinars you just need to enter your name and email address when prompted.


We held ‘NEST Live 2014’ events in May around the UK for advisers and payroll professionals working in auto enrolment. These focused on:

  • our experiences to date and an update on where we are now
  • case studies from industry experts on the challenges of auto enrolment
  • a demonstration of our delegated access facility and how it can help intermediaries offer more for their clients
  • how NEST can work alongside advisers and payroll providers
  • an opportunity to get answers from the technical experts in our panel debates

Watch session recordings from the London event (opens in a new window)