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Pension Credit

Question for Women and Equalities

UIN 910502, tabled on 13 January 2021

What recent discussions she has had with the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions on supporting older people in accessing pension credit.

Answered on

13 January 2021

The Government wants to ensure that all eligible pensioners are able to claim Pension Credit. In May 2020, DWP launched a new online claim service. This offers an additional channel through which pensioners can be supported to make a claim with the help of family, friends and organisations.

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Women and Equalities
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