Use this service to find out how much State Pension you could get when you reach State Pension age.

The amount is based on an estimate of what your National Insurance record could be when you reach State Pension age.

You’ll also get information about how to increase your State Pension, if you can.

You can only use this service if you’re under State Pension age.

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Other ways to apply

You can get a State Pension statement by phone or post. It’s based on your National Insurance record so far.

If you’re over State Pension age or reach it in less than 30 days

Call and ask for a statement. You’ll be sent a statement (‘entitlement notice’) that says how much pension you would get if you claimed now.

Pension Service (if you’re in the UK)
Telephone: 0800 731 7898 (select option 3)
Textphone: 0800 731 7339 (select option 3)
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm (except public holidays)
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International Pension Centre (if you live abroad)
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 218 7777
Textphone: +44 (0) 191 218 7280
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
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If you reach State Pension age in more than 30 days

Call the Future Pension Centre to get a State Pension statement.

Future Pension Centre (statements and enquiries)
Telephone: 0345 3000 168
Telephone from outside the UK: +44 (0)191 218 3600
Textphone: 0345 3000 169
Textphone from outside the UK: +44 (0)191 218 2051
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
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By post

Fill in the BR19 application form and send it in the post.

If you’ve worked and paid National Insurance in the Isle of Man

Contact the Future Pension Centre to get information about your State Pension.