Posted: 13/12/10 by Howes Percival
On 9 December 2010, the Minister of State for the Department for Work and Pensions announced the proposed rates for Statutory Family Pay and Statutory Sick Pay which will come into force on 11 April 2011.
The new rates are:-
• Statutory Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Pay to increase from £124.88 per week to £128.73 per week.
• Statutory Sick Pay will increase from £79.15 per week to £81.60 per week.
The earnings threshold for all the above statutory payments will also increase next April from £97.00 per week to £102.00 per week.