Increases to the Maximum Awards
Published On:Monday, August 1, 2016
With effect from the 1st August 2016, increases have been made to the maximum amount of a weeks pay and to the maximum amount of the compensatory award in Employment Tribunal claims for unfair dismissal or sex discrimination.
The amount of a weeks pay has increased from £480 to £540.
The amount of the compensatory award has increased from £50,000 to £56,000.00.
More information about both of these increases is shown in the attached orders.