GM v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (RP): UTAA 23 Mar 2022

Retirement Pensions – section 1 Social Security Administration Act 1992 – whether claim needed for Category B state retirement pension by married woman – regulation 3(1)(cb) of the Social Security (Claims and Payments) Regulations 1987 as amended in 2008 – CP/345/2011 and CSP/5/2013 considered – meaning of phrase ‘the spouse or civil partner of the beneficiary becomes entitled to a Category A retirement pension’ – Article 14 claim under Human Rights Act – whether Thlimmenos discrimination – whether discrimination on grounds of ‘other status’


[2022] UKUT 85 (AAC)




England and Wales


Updated: 30 May 2022; Ref: scu.677471