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The basic State Pension

The basic State Pension is a regular payment from the government that you can get when you reach State Pension age. To get it you must have paid or been credited with National Insurance contributions.

Workplace (company) pensions

A workplace pension is a way of saving for your retirement that’s arranged by your employer.

Additional State Pension

The Additional State Pension is an extra amount of money you could get with your basic State Pension. It’s based on your National Insurance contributions.
How much you get depends on your earnings and whether you’ve claimed certain benefits.