State Pension Age

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In November 2018, State Pension age was 65 for men and women. However, this is gradually increasing and now depends on when you were born.

Use the Government's State Pension calculator to find out your State Pension age at:


Will the State Pension age change again?

State Pension age is gradually increasing for men and women, and will reach 67 by 2028.

State Pension age is going to be kept under review, which means that it could change again in the future, depending on different factors, such as changes in life expectancy.


More Information

The Pension Service helps with State Pension eligibility, claims and payments.
Telephone:  0800 731 7898
Textphone:  0800 731 7339
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm (except public holidays)