The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is the UK’s largest government department, specialising in employment and Old Age Pension services. If you’re on the dole, and can’t wait to rock and roll and get a job; or if you need benefits fast, contact the DWP on their national contact number.
If you are getting old and feeling the cold, pick up a pension today. Pensions can be based on contributions or means-tested. What does means-tested mean? Means-tested pension is the basic rate everyone is entitle to, whereas contribution based pension is a higher rate, mate.
Contribution based pension depends how much National Insurance tax you paid over your lifetime. Contact the Department for Work and Pensions for all your employment and pensions needs – for general enquiries, new claims and complaints.