Statutory Payment Rates

The Government has published the statutory payment rates for maternity pay, paternity pay, shared parental pay, adoption pay and sick pay from April 2022.

Statutory Sick Pay

The rate of statutory sick pay will increase from £96.35 to £99.35 on 11 April 2022.

Family Leave and Pay

The standard weekly rate of maternity, adoption, paternity and shared parental pay will increase from £151.97 to £156.66 on 11 April 2022.

Parental Bereavement Leave and Pay

The standard weekly rate will increase from £151.97 to £156.66 on 11 April 2022.

Please refer to ‘Parental Bereavement Leave and Pay’ for more detailed information about this relatively new right.

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