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British Citizens Abroad now have a lifetime right to vote in UK – register now!

2024-01-20T18:33:43+11:00

British Citizens resident abroad now have a lifetime right to vote in UK– register now! Register here on the UK Government website:   https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote With a UK election coming up, it is vital that you register to vote, then contact your prospective MPs, to make sure they all know how important "unfreezing" Pensions is to the way you vote! A Guardian Newspaper article is here Not sure when or where you last were on the electoral roll in the UK? see Fact Sheet 26 VOTING IN UK GENERAL ELECTIONS in the Members only section

British Citizens Abroad now have a lifetime right to vote in UK – register now!2024-01-20T18:33:43+11:00

Vale Nigel Nelson, CABP Member, and Previous Chair of ICBP

2024-01-10T19:05:29+11:00

From The Canadian Alliance of British Pensioners: On 27th December 2023, Nigel Nelson, who modestly called himself our frozen pension researcher, passed away. The loss to his family is immense, and although the wider frozen pension community may be unaware of his work, they too are significantly impacted by his passing. Since 2015, Nigel has dedicated countless hours to research and communications on behalf of CABP. He chaired the International Consortium of British Pensioners until ill health meant he had to stand down, but still continued to work tirelessly behind the scenes. His intellect, knowledge and passion for detailed research [...]

Vale Nigel Nelson, CABP Member, and Previous Chair of ICBP2024-01-10T19:05:29+11:00

UK Daily Telegraph: 80 year old Frozen Pensioner forced to work to survive.

2023-11-06T12:10:46+11:00

CABP recently got an article published in the UK Daily Telegraph about frozen pensions. It features CABP board member Peter Sanguinetti, who tells his story of having to go back to work in his 80’s, driving school buses to make ends meet. The article is a result of lots of hard work by the CABP Board, Nigel Nelson and Tendo, the PR company which is jointly funded by CABP and BPiA through ICBP Unfortunately, the article is behind a paywall, but you can see it by signing up for a free one-month trial. If you are a CABP member [...]

UK Daily Telegraph: 80 year old Frozen Pensioner forced to work to survive.2023-11-06T12:10:46+11:00

FT Article – Should I Pay Voluntary UK NI Contributions?

2023-07-23T15:53:26+10:00

Advice on Payment of  Voluntary UK National Insurance Contributions The Deadline for payment of Voluntary UK NI contributions has bee extended to April 2025 The FT have published an article about if and when to pay voluntary UK National Insurance contributions. The Article is written primarily for UK Residents, but there is a section for Frozen Pensioners. It should be read in conjunction with BPiA Fact Sheet 4:-  Voluntary Contributions here The FT Article is here

FT Article – Should I Pay Voluntary UK NI Contributions?2023-07-23T15:53:26+10:00

BPiA’s President Patrick Edwards Interviewed on ABC Radio’s PM program.

2023-03-07T22:13:34+11:00

BPiA's President Patrick Edwards was interviewed on ABC Radio's PM program, as part of a segment covering the cost of living problems for British "Frozen Pensioners" in Australia. Patrick appears around 04:00 You can listen to it here:  Cost of living biting those with pensions frozen in time - ABC Radio

BPiA’s President Patrick Edwards Interviewed on ABC Radio’s PM program.2023-03-07T22:13:34+11:00

John Duffy has Resigned as Chairman of the ICBP due to ill health.

2024-01-18T21:00:19+11:00

We are sorry to report that John Duffy, the ICBP Chairman who recently led the ICBP delegation visit to the UK  has had to stand down from all frozen pensioner work due to ill health. We would like thank John for his determined leadership and campaigning since 2017 and wish him the very best in his health journey. The rest of the ICBP board will continue the campaign for unfreezing of pensions around the world, which was advanced during the recent delegation visit and a new Chair will be identified some time in the New Year. [...]

John Duffy has Resigned as Chairman of the ICBP due to ill health.2024-01-18T21:00:19+11:00

Lord Rennard Gave a Presentation to The BPiA AGM 2022

2024-01-18T21:01:36+11:00

Lord Rennard gave a presentation direct from London to the BPiA AGM on 6th Dec 2022. Lord Rennard is a Liberal Democrat Life Peer who was instrumental in getting the changes to the Election Act which removed the 15 year time limit for non-residents to vote in the UK. The AGM was held via Zoom, and members from several countries around the world attended. The presentation gave valuable insights on how best to progress our case with the UK Government, and finished with a Q&A session. The Video is here

Lord Rennard Gave a Presentation to The BPiA AGM 20222024-01-18T21:01:36+11:00
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