HC Deb 25 June 2003 vol 407 cc842-3W
Mr. Heald

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions whether pensions and benefits can be paid directly into National Savings accounts. [121273]

Malcolm Wicks

[holding answer 23 June 2003]: There are three types of National Savings accounts: Investment, Ordinary and Individual Savings Account. Of these, only the Investment Account can accept direct payment of pensions and benefits.