ANNUAL INCREASES TO TRIBUNAL AWARDS

The Employment Rights (Increase in Limits) Order 2018 will come into force from 6th April 2018 and details the normal annual increases to maximum and minimum Tribunal awards.

The main increases are as follows:

  1. Maximum week’s pay (for calculating redundancy payments and the unfair dismissal basic award) increased from £489 to £508
  2. Maximum compensatory award for unfair dismissal increased from £80,541 to £83,682