Pension rules

Our Pension Rules section will get you up to speed on the latest UK pension legislation. Learn more about the pension age, the pension protections in place, and the death and divorce rules that currently apply.

PENSION LAW

Pension legislation

Find out what early pension release is and the rules and consequences of withdrawing money from your pension before the age of 55.

Pension age

Find out how old you need to be to draw a State Pension and the age for accessing your personal or workplace pensions, including future age increases.

Workplace pension law

Find out how old you need to be to draw a State Pension and the age for accessing your personal or workplace pensions, including future age increases.


PENSION PROTECTIONS

What is the Pension Protection Fund?

Find out what The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is, how it works and who it protects should a pension scheme go bust. Learn how to make a claim.

What is the FSCS?

Unsure what the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) is? Find out how it works and how it can help you.

What is the Pensions Regulator?

Find out what the role of The Pensions Regulator is and how it can protect you should a problem arise with your workplace pension.

What is the Pensions Advisory Service?

Find out what The Pension Advisory Service (TPAS) is and the information and guidance it provides. Learn how to get in touch and how to speak to an expert.


PENSIONS AND DEATH RULES

Pension rules after death

Discover the rules surrounding death and pensions and how can you set up beneficiaries with PensionBee.


PENSION AND DIVORCE RULES

How long after divorce can you claim a pension?

Learn about the pension rules that apply when you're going through a divorce.

Pension sharing on divorce

Learn about the pension sharing options available when you're going through a divorce.


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