HC Deb 29 April 1980 vol 983 c444W
Mr. Onslow

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the total payable in the current financial year in respect of the 25p age addition to retirement pensioners over 80 years; and what is the cost of administering this.

Mr. Prentice

£20 million; the payment is an integral part of the pension and there is minimal additional administration cost involved.