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New Family Friendly and Sick Pay Rates Announced

13 December 2011 #Employment

The following increases have been announced by Steve Webb, the Minister for the Department for Work and Pensions:-

  • Statutory Maternity Pay, Statutory Paternity Pay, Statutory Adoption Pay and Maternity Allowance will increase from £128.73 to £135.45 (or 90% of normal weekly earnings if lower)
  • Statutory Sick Pay will increase from £81.60 to £85.85 

The new rates are expected to come into force on 9 April 2012.

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