Professional September 2021

CIPP update

Congratulations to the newly accredited PAS organisations

Graduation 2020 and 2021 PLANS ARE currently underway for a graduation ceremony for 2020 and 2021 graduates of the CIPP’s two Foundation Degrees. The ceremony is planned to be held on 5 November at the Symphony Hall in Birmingham and will feature two separate ceremonies: one to celebrate those students who graduated in 2020; and the second for the 2021 students. As soon as we have more information, the CIPP we will communicate this via email. We are certainly looking forward to seeing you all in person and being able to celebrate your success together.



The CIPP’s Payroll Assurance Scheme recognises best practice in organisations. The assessment looks at, (amongst other things) core processes, security, gross to net calculations, compliance, staff development and managing major change. A huge well done to our recently accredited organisations: ● Cintra HR & Payroll Services ● Durham County Council ● Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward ● Oxford City Council ● Sainsbury’s Supermarket Ltd ● Virgin Media Ltd Ken Pullar, CIPP chief executive officer, said: “Events over the last year have proven the resilience of the payroll profession and its ability to ensure business continuity plans are in place and fit for purpose. Special recognition goes to these organisations that have demonstrated best practice during trying times. Well done to these organisations for acheiving this industry recognised accreditation.” To get recognition for your organisation’s best practice, contact for more information.

Annual Conference and Exhibition OUR ANNUAL Conference and

National Payroll Week NATIONAL PAYROLL Week is here, and we are looking forward to celebrating the week with you all, in style. It’s not too late to take part in the week and you can still

Exhibition will be taking place online this year, as the safety and welfare of our delegates and sponsors is of paramount importance to us here at

CIPP’s Annual Conference and Exhibition

the CIPP. We have a brand-new platform for this year’s event which allows for excellent networking opportunities, live video messaging and is easy and fun to use. The Annual Conference and Exhibition is an invaluable opportunity for payroll professionals to educate, collaborate and celebrate all things payroll, pensions, and reward. We are thrilled to announce our guest speaker will be Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards, who will be inspiring and entertaining us all with his stories. Eddie became the first competitor since 1928 to represent Great Britain in the Olympic ski-jumping event. New events are being added every week, so don’t miss your chance to stay up to date with current and future changes and issues affecting the profession. This is an essential event in the payroll calendar, so visit uk/ace for more information, to book your place and to get updates about the event as they happen.

book your place on a wide variety of online events. Visit to take your pick from the events on offer. There is still time to download your National Payroll Week pack to help you celebrate with your colleagues. The packs are full of posters and other printable decorations, themed wallpapers, screensavers for mobile devices, NPW games and much more. Download your pack at Let’s build on the success of 2020 and ensure that payroll professionals continue to be at the forefront of their industries, whilst celebrating themselves and their colleagues for their outstanding performance and achievements.

Face to face training returns SEPTEMBER SEES some of the CIPP’s training courses return to face-to-face training. If online learning isn’t for you or you’ve been waiting until face-to-face learning returns, you can now book your place on the following training courses at a location that suits you: ● payroll update ● introduction to payroll ● P11Ds – expenses and benefits training course collection. You can take part in these courses online. Visit to find out more and to book your place.

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