Find out how much Pension Credit you may be entitled to.

The answer you get will be an estimate. The amount of Pension Credit you get will depend on your circumstances when you make a claim.

You’ll need details of:

  • earnings, benefits and pensions for you and your partner (if you have one)
  • savings and investments for you and your partner (if you have one)

Start now on the Pension Credit calculator

What you need to know

You can’t use the calculator if you or your partner:

  • are deferring your State Pension
  • own more than one property
  • are self employed

If you or your partner are deferring your State Pension, call the Pension Service helpline and ask about pension credit.

Pension Service helpline
0345 60 60 265
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm (except public holidays)
Find out about call charges

If you or your partner own more than one property or are self-employed, call the Pension Credit application line.

Pension Credit application line
0800 99 1234
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm (except public holidays)
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