State pension system

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  • State pension

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Updated to include a reference to the Government's announcement of a new timetable for the rise in state pension age to 68.

  • State pension

    Type:
    Statutory rates

    Updated to reflect the state pension entitlement in force from 10 April 2017.

  • Type:
    Legal timetable

    Various social security benefits are uprated, including the new and basic state pension.

  • State pension rates 2017/18

    Type:
    Quick reference

    A table listing the state pension rates 2017/18.

  • State pension rates 2016/17

    Type:
    Quick reference

    A table listing the state pension rates 2016/17.

  • Podcast: April 2016 employment law changes

    Date:
    4 March 2016
    Type:
    Audio and video

    We look at employment law changes due to come into effect in April 2016, including the national living wage.

  • State pension rates 2014/15

    Type:
    Quick reference

    A table listing the state pension rates 2014/15.

  • Integrated schemes get all clear from High Court

    Date:
    1 May 2002
    Type:
    Law reports

    The High Court has ruled that the integration of occupational pension schemes with the state scheme is not unlawful. Its decision overturns a determination of the Pensions Ombudsman that an integrated scheme was guilty of indirect sex discrimination amounting to maladministration. There will be no appeal.

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