Transferring Your Pension

You may want to move some or all of your pension fund (sometimes called a pension pot) if: 

  • you are changing job 

  • your pension scheme is being closed or wound up 

  • you want to transfer to a better pension scheme 

  • you have pensions from more than one employer and want to bring them together 

  • you are moving overseas and want to move your pension to a scheme in that country 

Get help and advice 

You can get free, impartial information about transferring your pension from: 

You can also get impartial advice about workplace pensions from an independent financial adviser. You will usually have to pay for the advice. 

If you are concerned about a pension scam 

Contact Action Fraud if you are transferring a pension and are concerned about a scam.  

Action Fraud 

Telephone: 0300 123 2040 

Textphone: 0300 123 2050 

Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm 

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