The employee contribution structure across the main categories of the DB Section is shown below:

Contribution level Accrual rate
Group DB Section 4% 1/80th
6% 1/70th
8% 1/60th
AgrEvo Section 8% 1/60th
Bayer CropScience (BCSPF) Section 4.5% 1.3%
6.5% 1.5%
8.5% 1.75%
10% 2%
SHCL Section 5.25% 1/75th
8% 1/60th

Your contributions are deducted from your pay before tax and NI are applied, which means that you receive full tax relief on your contributions.