SOAS University of London

Payroll and Pensions

Welcome to Payroll and Pensions. We hope that you find the following information useful. Our team is available to provide support to you on any questions relating to Payroll or Pensions. Please call to make an appointment.

Payroll Deadlines

  • Where budget confirmation is required (e.g. casual contract requests and variations that affect salary) – you should identify the additional budget in advance of sending the form to Finance and ensure there is enough time for this to reach by HR by 7th of the month
  • Where HR need to undertake processing (e.g. new starters, casual contracts or contract variations) - send to HR by 7th of the month
  • Where only payroll processing is needed (eg time-sheets or overtime requests) – send to Payroll by 14th of the month

Tax and National Insurance

Information on Tax and National Insurance Numbers. 


How we enroll you in a pension scheme


FAQs for advice and information at your fingertips


Pension information for staff planning to retire

Our Schemes

These are our pension schemes available at SOAS

Latest News

Changes and updates to our pension schemes

Pension Exchange

Paying for your pension with salary sacrifice

Pension Calculators

Calculate your future pension with these modellers