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If you do not have your letter and you’ll reach State Pension age in the next 3 months, you can request an invitation code to apply online.
This service is also available in Welsh (Cymraeg).
There’s a different process if you live in Northern Ireland.
If you’ll reach State Pension age in the next 4 months, you can phone the Pension Service to claim.
You need to phone the Pension Service to get a State Pension claim form posted to you.
Send your completed form to:
Pension Service 8
Post Handling Site B
There’s a different way to claim your pension from abroad, including the Channel Islands.
If you do not want to claim yet, you can delay your State Pension.
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.
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