Definition of autoenrollment in US English:



  • The action or practice of automatically registering someone in a program without that person's active authorization.

    ‘companies with more than 120,000 employees were required to start autoenrollment’
    as modifier ‘56 percent of companies offer some kind of autoenrollment program’
    • ‘Second, we must promote the auto-enrollment option for all retirement programs.’
    • ‘The bulk auto-enrolment will send New Zealanders a powerful signal to emphasise the point already made by generous incentives.’
    • ‘Mercer also wants to see auto-enrollment extended to all employees - currently only new employees are auto-enrolled.’
    • ‘For employers without auto-enrollment, only about 20 percent have comparable participation.’
    • ‘Although auto-enrolment began this month, it will be years before all companies use the scheme.’
    • ‘The platform includes auto-enrollment in training modules, which helps ensure that users most susceptible to attack are being trained first.’
    • ‘One administrative feature which distinguishes participation rates at different employers is auto-enrollment.’
    • ‘The first 12 months of auto-enrolment passed by with few hitches.’
    • ‘But plan administrators also have linked auto-enrollment to a decline in average contribution rates.’
    • ‘Under auto-enrolment, all employees in the country will automatically be given a workplace pension.’
    • ‘The auto-enrolment will mean poor people who shouldn't save will end up paying into a pension that is worthless to them.’