Newsflash: Awards on the up…

compensatory award - scales balancing person and moneyOn 6 April 2014 the limits to Tribunal compensation will increase as follows:

Unfair dismissal compensatory award

  • Current limit £74,200
  • Limit from 6 April £76,574

Week’s pay (used to calculate redundancy payments and other awards)

  • Current limit £450
  • Limit from 6 April £464

Basic award for certain unfair dismissals (trade union membership or activities, health and safety duties, pension scheme trustee duties or acting as an employee representative)

  • Current limit £5,500
  • Limit from 6 April £5,676

The figures reflect an Retail Prices Index (RPI) increase of 3.2% in the year to September 2013.