Policy paper

2010 to 2015 government policy: State Pension age

How the government is making sure the State Pension is affordable in the long term and fair between generations.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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This policy paper shows the policy of the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government.

Find out about the current government’s policies.

Published 16 April 2013
Last updated 8 May 2015 + show all updates
  1. Policy document from the 2010 to 2015 government preserved in a different format for reference
  2. Added information about the announcement in the Autumn Statement 2013 that people should spend, on average, up to one third of their adult life drawing a State Pension.
  3. Welfare reform communications toolkit link added.
  4. Updated information with references to the publication of the Pensions Bill.
  5. First published.