Statutory rates are rates of payment paid and regulated by the UK government. Many of these payments are updated annually. The following table has the current statutory rates for a number of benefits and regulations.
|Statutory Rates 2014-15||Statutory Rates 2015-16|
|Redundancy pay (SRP)||£464 per week||£475 per week|
|Maternity pay (SMP)||£138.18 per week||£139.58 per week|
|Paternity pay (SPP)||£138.18 per week||£139.58 per week|
|Adoption pay (SAP)||£138.18 per week||£139.58 per week|
|Sick pay (SSP)||£87.55 per week||£88.45 per week|
|Lower Earnings Limit (LEL)||£111 per week||£112 per week|
National Minimum Wage
An enhanced DBS check will cost £44 from 6 April 2015.
Tier 2 (General) Certificate of Sponsorship
The Tier 2 CoS currently costs £189. This cost is normally picked up by the College/Service, whereas the cost of the visa should be picked up by the person.
Tier 5 (Government Authorised Exchange)
The Tier 5 CoS currently costs £21. This cost is normally picked up by the College/Service, whereas the cost of the visa should be picked up by the person.