Claim your State Pension online

The State Pension online service is closed to new claims. You can make a new claim online from 1 March 2018.

Before you start

You can still claim by phone or by post.  Go to Claiming State Pension to find out more.

Continue your online claim

You can continue your online claim if you've already got your:

  •  Government Gateway user ID
  • password
  • State Pension activation code

You will need to finish your online claim by 28 February 2018. 


Continue to make your online State Pension claim

Additional information

Claim State Pension if you live outside Northern Ireland

If you live in England, Scotland or Wales, claim your State Pension online on GOV.UK

If you live outside the UK, contact the International Pension Centre


Share this page


Would you like to leave feedback about this page? Send us your feedback