Increase to statutory payment rates from April 2011

06 January 2011
Increase to statutory payment rates from April 2011

The following increases to statutory sick pay, maternity pay, paternity pay, adoption pay and maternity allowance are anticipated for the week commencing 11 April 2011.

Statutory sick pay
increases from 79.15 to 81.60
weekly earnings threshold rises from 97 to 102.

Statutory maternity pay, statutory paternity pay, statutory adoption pay
increase from 124.88 to 128.73
weekly earnings threshold rises from 97 to 102.

Maternity allowance
increases from 124.88 to 128.73
weekly earnings threshold remains at 30.


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Source: Boyes Turner solicitors, Department for Work and Pensions

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