State Pension

Your State Pension age

You’ve probably heard about how the government is increasing the state pension age. You can use the State Pension age calculator to work out when your state pension will become payable Calculate State Pension Age.

What amount of State Pension will I receive?

The full rate of the State Pension is estimated to start at about £151 a week.  However, not all individuals will receive the full amount of the new State Pension.  You can use the Government’s online online service to find out:

  • how much State Pension you could get (this amount is also known as your State Pension forecast)
  • when you can get it
  • how to increase it, if you can.

Where can I find out more about the State Pension?

More information about the State Pension is available on the Government website at