Changes to contracting out from 6 April 2016
Contracting out of the additional State Pension ended on 6 April 2016. Find out what will happen if you have been contracted out, how to check if you were contracted out and what professions are more likely to be contracted out.
This information is for a man born on or after 6 April 1951 or a woman born on or after 6 April 1953
Contracting out ended on 6 April 2016. If you were contracted out:
- you will no longer be contracted out
- you will pay more National Insurance (which will be the standard amount of National Insurance)