Employed parents - and primary carers - who suffer the death of child under 18 (or a stillbirth...
Statutory parental and SSP payments 2020
The weekly rates that will apply from 5 April 2020 to statutory maternity, paternity, shared parental, adoption and statutory sick pay are as follows:
Weekly rate/limit from April 2020
Statutory maternity pay, maternity allowance, paternity pay, shared parental pay and adoption pay
£151.20 (or 90% of the employee’s average weekly earnings if this figure is less than the statutory rate)
Statutory sick pay (SSP
Earnings threshold (lower earnings limit)
To be entitled to these statutory payments, the employee’s average earnings must be equal to or more than the lower earnings limit. However, the lower earnings limit from April 2020 has not yet been published.