Pellicer & Heredia: What will happen to my UK pension entitlement?

If I renounce British citizenship, will I still be entitled to a pension from the UK
Q: If I renounce British citizenship, will I still be entitled to a pension from the UK?

Q: If I renounce British citizenship, will I still be entitled to a pension from the UK?

A: Yes, of course. For the right to a retirement pension you do not have to be a British national but you have to have contributed to the British Social Security. You are required to make a minimum contribution to collect a full basic pension.

Those who reach this period will receive a basic pension proportional to the amount contributed, with the minimum requirement of one year of contributions.


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