GBP-AUD FX rate for UK Pension to Australia

How Much is a UK Pension worth in Australia?

Most UK Aged pension recipients in Australia will get their UK pension paid direct into their Australian bank account, in Australian dollars. This page shows the GBP-AUD Exchange Rates History since… Read the rest


Age Pension: Will a UK Pension affect my Australian Centrelink payment

Will a UK Pension affect my Australian Centrelink payment?

The short answer is maybe. Foreign pensions received by a person paid an autonomous age pension, are normally assessed under the ordinary income test – i.e. they reduce pension by 50… Read the rest


UK Aged Pension: 60% Part Pension for Spouse

Can you get an extra 60% British Aged Pension for your Wife

In the Australian News today. 28th July 2017, is an article saying: “there’s a little-known opportunity to get a 60 per cent part pension for your spouse too… Read the rest


25% Tax Penalty on Some QROPS Pension Transfers

HMRC Introduces 25% Tax Charge On Some QROPS Transfers

Written by Anthony Blythe of Transfer My UK Pension The Chancellor of the Exchequer used his Spring Budget to announce that, with effect from 9th March 2017, pension transfers by UK… Read the rest


UK Chancellor cuts Pension benefits for Brits abroad

Anyone who is out of Britain for more than a month will lose their pension credit.

Anyone who leaves Britain for more than a month will lose their pension credit, in a blow for retirees who spent time overseas The… Read the rest