The Basic State Pension (formerly the Retirement Pension), is part of the United
Kingdom Government's pension arrangements, alongside the Graduated ...
Dec 12, 2016 ... How to get and claim your State Pension - forecast/calculator, State Pension age
and Additional State Pension.
If you reached state pension age before 6 April, the changes don't affect you; in
this case, the basic state pension is £119.30 a week (£6,204 a year) in 2016/17.
Nov 20, 2015 ... The basic state pension will rise to £119.30 a week from April 2016, the Treasury
Apr 6, 2016 ... This reflects a £39.70 weekly rise on the current full basic state pension of £
115.95 (£6,029 annually). However, only a minority of those retiring ...
Nov 20, 2015 ... The 2.9% rise matches the increase in average earnings, one of the 'triple lock'
safeguards that guarantees rises for pensioners.
The rate of basic State pension is increased from April each year by at least the
level of growth in average earnings. The current Government's policy is that the ...
Apr 6, 2016 ... The State Pension is a regular payment from the Government that most people
can claim when they reach State Pension age. It is based on ...
May 20, 2014 ... This is worked out from the years of basic state pension you've accrued, plus the
amount of additional state pension earned. If the figure is less ...
Under the old system, if you were employed (rather than self-employed) you paid
Class 1 National Insurance which entitled you to the Basic State Pension and ...