Social Security (Retirement Pensions) Amendment Regulations 2004 come into force

Implementation date: 17 September 2004

The Regulations amend the Social Security (Claims and Payments) Regulations 1987 and the Social Security and Child Support (Decisions and Appeals) Regulations 1999 in respect of late claims for retirement pension where the claimant or his spouse has paid insufficient contributions for the tax years 1996-97 to 2001-02. The Regulations can be viewed on the OPSI website.