Pensions and ageing society

We are living longer but many people are not saving towards their retirement. By modernising the state pension and protecting important benefits for older people, we will make sure everyone is able to enjoy a secure future.

Policies 4

  1. Helping people save more for their retirement through workplace pensions

    What the government is doing to help people save in workplace pension schemes so that they meet their retirement income expectations.

  2. Making the State Pension simpler and fairer

    How the government is making the State Pension simpler and fairer so it’s a good starting point for planning and saving for retirement.

  3. Reviewing the State Pension age

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

  4. Improving opportunities for older people

    What the government is doing to help improve life for older people in an ageing society.

Detailed guides

  1. Coal liabilities

    Information about the entitlements the government provides to coal miners that worked for British Coal, and their widows. Read more

  2. Pensions for veterans

    Details of service pension and services managed by Veterans UK. Read more

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