Statutory parental, bereavement and SSP payments from April 2023

The weekly rates that will apply from 10 April 2023 to statutory maternity, paternity, shared parental, adoption and bereavement pay, as well as statutory sick pay are as follows:


Weekly rate/limit from April 2023

Statutory maternity pay, maternity allowance, paternity pay, shared parental pay and adoption pay

£172.48 (or 90% of the employee’s average weekly earnings if this figure is less than the statutory rate)

Statutory parental bereavement pay


Statutory sick pay (SSP


Earnings threshold (lower earnings limit)