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Pension Credit

Question for Department for Work and Pensions

UIN 261, tabled on 11 May 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what plans her Department has to (a) raise awareness and (b) promote uptake of pension credit through targeted communications aimed at people in receipt of universal credit approaching state pension age.

Answered on

18 May 2021

Universal Credit claimants who are identified as approaching State Pension Age are sent a message via their personal online journal which directs them towards Pension Credit.