Pension Credit APPG

First Registered: 28/06/2023 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To address the low uptake of pension credit and ensure that eligible pensioners are aware of their right to claim pension credit and associated passport benefits. To ensure that billions of pounds of pension credit do not go unclaimed and that pensioners are supported throughout the ongoing cost of living crisis.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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Current Members - Contact Details - Benefits in Kind - Financial Benefits

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APPG Supplied Content

APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

Both text content and attached files submitted through this facility is indexed by our website, and made available through both the search function and relevant e-mail alerts. Any of our users registered for an alert which matches your content, will receive a link making them aware of its publication.

If you wish to register as an authorised representative of the Pension Credit APPG and use this facility, click below

10 Current APPG Officers
Drew Hendry Portrait
Drew Hendry
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Joined: 28th June 2023
Amy Callaghan Portrait
Amy Callaghan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Dunbartonshire
Joined: 28th June 2023
Stuart C McDonald Portrait
Stuart C McDonald
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
Joined: 28th June 2023
Craig Whittaker Portrait
Craig Whittaker
Vice Chair
Conservative - Calder Valley
Joined: 28th June 2023
Rebecca Long Bailey Portrait
Rebecca Long Bailey
Vice Chair
Labour - Salford and Eccles
Joined: 28th June 2023
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Anne McLaughlin MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.


Public Enquiry Point:

Michael Bannister, Constituency Office of Anne McLaughlin MP, 179 Ayr Street, Glasgow G21 4BW . Tel: 0141 4658925


No benefits in kind are on record for the Pension Credit APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Pension Credit APPG