New SMP etc. rates from April 2014

    View Author January 2014

    The Department for Work and Pensions has announced the proposed rates for Statutory Maternity Pay, Statutory Adoption Pay, Ordinary and Additional Statutory Paternity Pay, and Statutory Sick Pay from April 2014:

    • SMP, SAP, OSPP and ASPP will increase from £136.78 to £138.18.
    • SSP will increase from £86.70 to £87.55.

    The revised rates are still subject to Parliamentary approval.