The annual increase in statutory benefits came into effect on 6 April – our clients don’t need to take any action in relation to updating your handbooks but what about non-clients?
The increases you need to be aware of are Statutory maternity pay, statutory paternity pay and statutory adoption pay increases from £135.45 to £136.78 per week.
The weekly earnings threshold for these payments rises from £107 to £109. Statutory sick pay increases from £85.85 to £86.70.
The weekly earnings threshold also rising from £107 to £109.
If you need support on any of these topics or any HR related matter, please visit www.thehrbooth.co.uk