News article

New rates for statutory payments for 2019-20

8 April 2019

New statutory payments in force from 6 April 2019

Employers should be aware that from 6 April 2019 a number of statutory payment rates increase for the 2019-20 financial year. These include:

  • Statutory Maternity Pay, Statutory Paternity Pay, Statutory Shared Parental Pay and Statutory Adoption Pay all increase from £145.18 to £148.68
  • Statutory Sick Pay will increase from £92.05 to £94.25

Rates and thresholds for employers: 2019 to 2020.