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Wednesday, 3 October 2023

Protect your basic State Pension

Protect your basic Retirement Pension position if you are looking after somebody.

How to use this service

Home Responsibilities Protection (HRP) helps cover gaps in your national insurance contributions record in certain situations. It can help count towards your basic retirement pension or towards your spouses entitlement to bereavement benefits if you die.

You can download guidance and the claim form from the links below.

To access the form you will need a copy of Adobe Reader. Information on how to download this for free is available on the right panel of this page.

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