Maternity, paternity, adoption and sick pay increase

February 7, 2012

In April 2012 further adjustments will be made to maternity, paternity, adoption and sick pay amounts. Further changes to the standard statutory, maternity, adoption and maternity are set to increase from £128.73 to £135.45 per week, these changes will be put in to place from the 1st of April 2012.

Statutory sick pay (SSP) Is also set to change in April 2012, these rates will increase from £81.60 to £85.85 per week from April 6th 2012.

As an employer you need to keep these in mind during the near future, also any staff members who will be legible for these payments need to be checked, to make sure you are paying them the right amount.

During 2012 there are set to be many changes to Employment Law and Health & safety legislations, if you need to be updated on legislation changes  please get in contact today, we promise to keep you up to date in legislation changes and help you prepare any necessary changes tailored to your business.

Remember, we’re experts in the fields of HR and Health & Safety, so you don’t have to be, to find out more about our pay-as-you-go services please contact us to discuss your options today! Just HONEST advice – On YOUR terms!



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