Review and Appeal Decisions



The Financial Assistance Scheme Manager has received the following internal review applications.

Interested Persons can obtain copies of relevant review applications from the Scheme Manager.

General Note: Any interested person who wishes to make written representations on any of these applications should ensure that the Scheme Manager receives any such representations by the date stated for each application.

If an interested person wishes to discuss an internal review relevant to them they can contact the FAS Operational Unit by telephone on 0845 601 9941 or alternatively by letter to:

FAS
PO Box 702
York
YO32 9XR

If you wish to appeal the review decision you should normally do this within two months of the date of the review decision, but the Pension Protection Fund Ombudsman has the discretion to extend this.

This page also lists details of any appeals that have been made to the Pension Protection Fund Ombudsman. Further information on specific appeals can be found on the Pension Protection Fund Ombudsman website.

The Pension Protection Fund Ombudsman can be contacted at:

The Office of the Pensions Pension Protection Fund Ombudsman
11 Belgrave Road
London
SW1V 1RB

Telephone: 0207 834 9144
Fax: 020 7821 0065
Email: enquiries@pensions-ombudsman.org.uk
Website: www.pensions-ombudsman.org.uk

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ACI Limited Pension Fund, The
  • Date of Review Application: 26 July 2006
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 13 November 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 31 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 06 October 2006

Applied Chemicals Limited Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 18 December 2006
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 19 March 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Decision changed from Non-qualifying to Qualifying
  • Date Review Decision Made: 05 February 2007

APW Electronics Limited Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 17 August 2006
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 15 November 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Notification Date extended to 26 July 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 29 September 2006

Auto Coachbuilders (Colchester) Ltd Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 13 March 2006
  • Name of trustee: Alexander Forbes Trustee Services Limited
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 12 December 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Original determination changed from Qualifying to Non Qualifying
  • Date Review Decision Made: 14 July 2006

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Bell Lines Limited Retirement and Death Benefit Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 29 December 2005
  • Name of trustee: The PAL Partnership Limited
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 07 November 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Original determination unchanged
  • Date Review Decision Made: 21 August 2006

Boneham & Turner Retirement Benefits Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 26 May 2006
  • Name of trustee: FAS Scheme Manager
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 19 December 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Determination changed: Scheme name changed from Boneham & Turner Limited Retirement and Death Benefits Plan to Boneham & Turner Retirement Benefits Scheme
  • Date Review Decision Made: 12 July 2006

British Building and Engineering Appliances Plc Pension Scheme (1992)
  • Date of Review Application: 20 December 2006
  • Name of trustee: Sovereign Trustees Limited
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 18 January 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 28 February 2007
  • Date Review Decision Made: 26 January 2007

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Caisse Nationale de Credit Agricole Retirement and Death Benefits Plan
  • Date of Review Application: 20 January 2011
  • Name of trustee: Mercer Ltd
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 22 December 2010
  • Outcome of Review: Decision changed (now Qualifying scheme)
  • Date Review Decision Made: 04 March 2011

CCA Group Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 19 December 2006
  • Name of trustee: Walker Morris Trustees Ltd
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 21 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification Extended to 11 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 26 January 2007

Chaffoteaux et Maury Limited Pension and Assurance Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 12 June 2006
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 05 November 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Notification Period extended to 31 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 20 July 2006

Cooperheat Employee Benefits Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 27 October 2006
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 13 December 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Scheme wind-up determined as 16 July 1999
  • Date Review Decision Made: 18 December 2006

Coopers Lyons & Co plc Pension and Life Assurance Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 29 April 2010
  • Name of trustee: Legal & General
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 02 October 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Original Decision remains unchanged
  • Date Review Decision Made: 21 July 2010

Cork Industries Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 05 July 2006
  • Name of trustee: FAS Scheme Manager
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 27 March 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Decision changed from Non qualifying to Qualifying
  • Date Review Decision Made: 21 December 2006

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Dalgety Group Pension Scheme, The
  • Date of Review Application: 22 September 2006
  • Name of trustee: SBJ Benefit Consultants
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 06 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notifcation period extended to 31 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 03 November 2006

Daybrook Laundry Pension And Life Assurance Scheme, The
  • Date of Review Application: 20 March 2006
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 13 March 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Original determination unchanged
  • Date Review Decision Made: 27 June 2006

Drake Insurance Pension and Life Assurance Plan (1994)
  • Date of Review Application: 22 March 2006
  • Name of trustee: HR Trustees
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 06 October 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 31 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 18 August 2006

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Eadie Bros Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 10 July 2006
  • Name of trustee: Eadie & Kanai Co. Ltd
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 13 September 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Notification Met
  • Date Review Decision Made: 11 December 2006

EBS No2 Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 12 July 2006
  • Name of trustee: EBS Staff Pension Scheme Trustees Ltd
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 24 January 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 31 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 25 August 2006

ECC Pension Fund
  • Date of Review Application: 03 October 2006
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 28 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 27 April 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 03 November 2006

Edbro Pension Scheme, The
  • Date of Review Application: 11 September 2006
  • Name of trustee: Sacker & Partners
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 22 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 31 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 27 October 2006

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Famous Army Stores Limited Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 10 October 2006
  • Name of trustee: Mitchell Consulting Actuaries Limited
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 15 September 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Decision Unchanged
  • Date Review Decision Made: 15 February 2007
  • Date appeal raised: 20 April 2007
  • Appellants name: Independent Trustee Services Limited

Fredk H Burgess Limited Pension and Life Assurance Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 22 December 2009
  • Name of trustee: AEGON Trustee Solutions
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 28 January 2008
  • Outcome of Review: Wind up date amended
  • Date Review Decision Made: 12 February 2010

Fulton Group Limited Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 20 September 2006
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 10 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 31 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 03 November 2006

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Graphics Colourprint Ltd Retirement & Death Benefit Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 17 August 2006
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 14 August 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Original Determination unchanged
  • Date Review Decision Made: 20 December 2006
  • Date appeal raised: 09 January 2007

Gray Dunn & Co Limited Retirement & Death Benefit Plan, The
  • Date of Review Application: 12 September 2009
  • Name of trustee: Xafinity Consulting Limited
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 26 January 2009
  • Outcome of Review: Wind up date amended
  • Date Review Decision Made: 24 September 2010

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Hermes Pension Plan
  • Date of Review Application: 22 August 2007
  • Name of trustee: Alexander Forbes Trustee Services Limited
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 06 March 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Amended wind-up date, scheme is Non qualifying
  • Date Review Decision Made: 25 October 2007

Hewitt Group Pension and Life Assurance Plan, The
  • Date of Review Application: 15 August 2007
  • Name of trustee: HR Trustees
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 30 July 2007
  • Outcome of Review: Wind-up date of original determination changed
  • Date Review Decision Made: 02 October 2007

Hewitt Group Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 15 August 2007
  • Name of trustee: HR Trustees
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 30 July 2007
  • Outcome of Review: Wind-up date of original determination changed
  • Date Review Decision Made: 02 October 2007

HK Technologies Limited Pension and Life Assurance Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 30 April 2007
  • Name of trustee: Garvins Consulting Actuaries
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 19 December 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Decision changed from Non qualifying to Qualifying
  • Date Review Decision Made: 06 June 2007

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Imperial Graphics Group Retirement Benefits Scheme, The
  • Date of Review Application: 16 October 2009
  • Name of trustee: Capita Hartshead
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 13 November 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Review Application Withdrawn
  • Date Review Decision Made: 22 April 2010

Independent Insurance Company Limited Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 13 June 2006
  • Name of trustee: The Law Debenture Pension Trust Corporation Plc
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 02 May 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Original Determination Upheld
  • Date Review Decision Made: 18 August 2006

Information Preservation Limited Pension Fund
  • Date of Review Application: 21 December 2006
  • Name of trustee: AON Consulting Limited
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 06 October 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 28 February 2007
  • Date Review Decision Made: 26 February 2007

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Kenyon Group of Companies Pension & Staff Benefits Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 09 June 2009
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 11 May 2009
  • Outcome of Review: Decision upheld, non qualifying scheme
  • Date Review Decision Made: 31 July 2009

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Lewis & Peat Group Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 16 August 2006
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 07 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification Date extended to 11 July 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 06 October 2006

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Manchester Tobacco Company Limited Staff Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 06 September 2006
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 03 April 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Decision changed from Non qualifying to Qualifying
  • Date Review Decision Made: 11 December 2006

Motor Industry Pension Plan, The (Windrush Motors Ltd)
  • Date of Review Application: 27 April 2006
  • Name of trustee: Hewitt Bacon & Woodrow Limited
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 21 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 10 April 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 18 August 2006

Motorola UK Benefit Plan
  • Date of Review Application: 24 July 2008
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 12 July 2008
  • Outcome of Review: Original Decision Upheld
  • Date Review Decision Made: 29 October 2008

Motor Industry Pension Plan, The (Savage Motors (Swansea) Ltd)
  • Date of Review Application: 27 January 2011
  • Name of trustee: Hewitt Associates Limited
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 01 September 2010
  • Outcome of Review: Decision changed (wind up date)
  • Date Review Decision Made: 04 March 2011

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Norcosse Holdings Pension Fund
  • Date of Review Application: 20 December 2006
  • Name of trustee: Lawrence Graham Trust Corporation
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 21 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 5 May 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 26 January 2007

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Parkfield Group Plc Executive Pension Plan
  • Date of Review Application: 15 February 2006
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 03 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Original Determination unchanged
  • Date Review Decision Made: 11 July 2006

Parkfield Group Plc Management Pension Plan
  • Date of Review Application: 03 April 2008
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 28 January 2008
  • Outcome of Review: Decision remains unchanged
  • Date Review Decision Made: 14 July 2008

Parsons Group International Ltd Pension And Life Assurance Scheme, The
  • Date of Review Application: 02 March 2006
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 24 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to 31 December 2006
  • Date Review Decision Made: 11 July 2006

Poseidon Average Adjusters (London) Ltd Retirement Death Benefit
  • Date of Review Application: 07 October 2006
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 29 August 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Determination unchanged
  • Date Review Decision Made: 18 December 2006
  • Date appeal raised: 22 January 2007

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Roger Bullivant Ltd Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 15 November 2010
  • Name of trustee: Employer Trustees
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 01 September 2010
  • Outcome of Review: Original decision upheld
  • Date Review Decision Made: 04 March 2011
  • Date appeal raised: 20 April 2011
  • Appellants name: Ms V E Farren

Rye Pension Fund, The
  • Date of Review Application: 01 April 2009
  • Name of trustee: New Walk Trustees
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 13 September 2005
  • Outcome of Review: Commencement of wind-up date revised
  • Date Review Decision Made: 12 June 2009

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Smit Land & Marine Pension and Life Assurance Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 02 November 2006
  • Name of trustee: Entrust Pension Recovery Limited
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 19 April 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notifcation met
  • Date Review Decision Made: 11 December 2006

South Knighton Dye Works Ltd Retirement Benefits Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 25 January 2010
  • Name of trustee: AXA_Sunlife
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 11 April 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Wind-up date amended
  • Date Review Decision Made: 21 June 2011

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T Mason & Sons Ltd Pension and Life Assurance Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 12 May 2008
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 07 April 2008
  • Outcome of Review: Original Decision Upheld
  • Date Review Decision Made: 29 October 2008

T.M.S. Pension Fund Retirement Benefits Scheme, The
  • Date of Review Application: 10 November 2006
  • Name of trustee: Alexander Forbes
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 09 October 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Wind-up date of original determination changed
  • Date Review Decision Made: 05 October 2007

Tom Smith & Co Ltd Staff Pension & Life Assurance Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 29 March 2011
  • Decision under review: Qualification
  • Date of decision under review: 16 October 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Review Request Withdrawn
  • Date Review Decision Made: 07 June 2011

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United Carriers Group Pension Scheme
  • Date of Review Application: 08 June 2006
  • Name of trustee: Capital Cranfield Trustees Limited
  • Decision under review: Notification
  • Date of decision under review: 27 February 2006
  • Outcome of Review: Notification period extended to the end of the calendar year (31 December 2006)
  • Date Review Decision Made: 21 August 2006