Tag - Frozen British Pensions

March 17, 2017

Government avoids ruling out freezing pensions of EU-expats after Brexit

The Government has, once again, avoided APPG calls to rule out freezing pensions for EU-resident British expats after Brexit. When challenged to clarity their position in the Lords, Baroness Mobarik, a...

November 18, 2016

ICBP Publishes Frozen Pension Income Erosion Figures

The International Consortium of British Pensioners has published figures outlining the pension erosion faced by frozen British State Pensioners. The table below displays the full State Pension a retiree would...

November 18, 2016

November 2016 Meeting of the APPG: Brexit, Overseas Territories and ICBP

The APPG for Frozen British Pensions met on Tuesday the 15th of November at 11am in Portcullis House. The agenda included updates from the ICBP, the British Overseas Territories and...

September 22, 2016

Notice of Next Meeting: Tuesday 15 November 2016

BREXIT AND FROZEN PENSIONS MEETING OF THE APPG ON FROZEN BRITISH PENSIONS  Britain’s exit from the EU, and with it possibly Single Market social security cooperation, may leave a further...

September 15, 2016

AGM of the APPG for Frozen British Pensions – New Government, Brexit & the Overseas Territories

The APPG for frozen British Pensions met for its AGM on Wednesday 14 September 2016. The agenda included the new administration,  Brexit, and frozen pensions in the British Overseas Territories....

July 20, 2016

APPG welcomes new Ministers and Shadows

The APPG for Frozen British Pensions welcomes the appointment of Damian Green as Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, and Richard Harrington as the new Minister for Pensions. The group...

July 13, 2016

Former Minister for Pensions warns of Frozen Pension Brexit risk to EU resident British pensioners

Former Liberal Democrat Minster for Pensions, Steve Webb, has written a piece for Money Observer outlining the “far-reaching impacts” of the vote for Brexit on British Pensioners currently living in...

May 23, 2016

APPG Chairman writes for Conservative Home

APPG Chairman Sir Roger Gale MP has written a piece outlining his views on Frozen British Pensions for the Conservative Home website. In it he argues that the government must honour...

May 17, 2016

The Telegraph warns Brexit would leave Expat pensioners in EU ‘£50,000 poorer’ with a frozen pension

The Telegraph has run a story warning that British Pensioners living in the European Union face a frozen pension in the future if Britain votes for Brexit. At the moment British...

March 29, 2016

Ian Blackford calls for a debate on Frozen Pensions

On 24 March 2016 APPG Vice Chair Ian Blackford MP took the opportunity of the Easter Adjournment Debate to call for a debate on the Uprating Regulations that freeze overseas...