Keeping your address updated with the Department of Work & Pensions (DWP) is crucial. If you are receiving a pension or other benefits, you should inform the Department for Work and Pensions of a new address.
We understand that time is of the essence. The link below directs you to Government Gateway portal, where you can modify your address details.
To proceed, you'll need your:
If you're not already registered, you can set up an account during the address update process.
Important: Please ensure you've already relocated before notifying of your address change.
Changing your address through the Government Gateway portal will update your address for:
Upon signing in, you'll also activate your personal tax account. This platform allows you to review your HMRC records and manage other pertinent details.
Important: This service isn't applicable for:
If this is you, click here instead.
There you have it—quick and easy, just as promised.
For those seeking a deeper dive, additional details are provided below.
It's essential to keep DWP and HMRC updated regarding any changes in circumstances. Reach out if you:
A full list of contact details for the different services that fall under the DWP are below:
|The Pension Service||By Phone
8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
Telephone (English): 0800 731 0469
Textphone (English): 0800 731 0464
Telephone (Welsh): 0800 731 0453
Textphone (Welsh): 0800 731 0456
If you cannot hear or speak on the phone - Relay UK: 18011 then 0800 731 0469
|By Post||You can write to the Pension Service with this address:
The Pension Service
Post Handling Site A
|Jobcentre Plus||Online||You can use this link here.|
|Disability Service Centre||By Phone or Post||
The contact details for the full list of services provided by the Disability Service Centre are available here.
|Media Enquiries||By Post||For national and local media enquiries, you can write to the DWP's Press Office using this address:
DWP Press Office
|By Phone||0115 965 8828|
|By E-mail||[email protected]|
|By Social Media||Through DWP's Twitter Account - here.|
|For Policy Enquiries||Online||Complete the online contact form here.|
|By Post||You can write to the DWP's Ministerial Correspondence Team with this address:
Ministerial Correspondence Team
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