HC Deb 23 April 1996 vol 276 c132W
17. Mr. Corbyn

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security what estimate he has made of the relative administrative costs of(a) the state pension and (b) personal pension schemes. [24686]

Mr. Heald

The estimated cost of administering state retirement pension in 1994–95 is £309 million. Information on the administrative costs of personal pensions is not collected centrally.


Social Security departmental report, March 1996—Cm 3213.