Every April, the limits on unfair dismissal compensatory awards and other employed-related payments are increased in light of inflation.

We have set out below the new rates for 2019/20, which will apply for dismissal on or after 6 April 2019:

Current figure From 6 April 2019
Maximum limit on a week’s pay £508 £525
Minimum statutory redundancy / unfair dismissal basic award £6,203 £6,408
Maximum statutory redundancy / unfair dismissal basic award £15,240 £15,750
Limit on amount of compensatory award for unfair dismissal. £83,682 £86,444

 

(As set out in The Employment Rights (Increase of Limits) Order 2019)