If you are concerned about continuing to receive your State Pension in an independent Scotland, download this form and send it to the DWP who will reply directly to you.
Send this form to your Private Pension provider to confirm there will be no change to your situation should Scotland become independent
Form to clarify that current holder of a UK passport would retain UK citizenship if they wished
This letter was requested from DWP to counter the misinformation given to pensioners on the doorstep prior to and during the independence refendum campaign. Please note that the letter should be considered valid only at the time of writing and is included here in a historical context only.