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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.
Other Rate Information 2017-05-19T12:11:56+00:00

Other Rate Information

Weekly Benefit
2016/17 2015/16
Basic Retirement Pension
Single person £119.30 £115.95
Couple £190.80 £185.45
Pension Credit Standard Minimum Guarantee
Single person £155.60 £151.20
Couple £237.55 £230.85
New State Pension
£155.65 N/A
Child Benefit
First eligible child £20.70 £20.70
Each subsequent child £13.70 £13.70
Statutory Sick Pay (SSP)
Average weekly earnings £112 or over (2015/16 £112) £88.45 £88.45
Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP)
90% of average weekly pay First 6 weeks First 6 weeks
Lower of £139.58 (2015/16 £139.58) or 90% average weekly earnings Next 33 weeks Next 33 weeks
Minimum rate £100.80 £100.80
Statutory Adoption Pay (SAP) 39 weeks 39 weeks
Statutory Paternity Pay (SPP)* 2 weeks 2 weeks
Both SAP and SPP
Lower of £139.58 (2015/16 £139.58) or 90% average weekly earnings
Minimum rate £100.80 £100.80

*Additional statutory paternity pay (ASPP) has been replaced by shared parental leave.

Jobseeker’s Allowance
Single person (25 or over) £73.10 £73.10
Couple (both 18 or over) £114.85 £114.85
National Living Wage From 1 April 2016
Age 25 and over £7.20
National Minimum Wage From 1 Oct 2016 From 1 Oct 2015
21 – 24 £6.95 £6.70
18 – 20 £5.55 £5.30
16 and 17 £4.00 £3.87
Apprentices* £3.40 £3.30

*Rate applies to apprentices under 19, or those 19 and over in the first year of apprenticeship.

Universal Credit (monthly rates)
Single person (25 or over) £317.82 £314.67
Couple (where one or both 25 or over) £498.89 £493.95