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Non-means-tested benefit rates 2020/21
 
 
£pw
Attendance allowance
Higher rate
89.15
Lower rate
59.70
Bereavement benefits
Bereavement support payment (maximum lump sum)
3,500
Bereavement support payment (maximum monthly rate)
350
Carer’s allowance
67.25
Carer’s allowance supplement (lump sum 2 x yearly)
230.10
Child benefit
Only/eldest child
21.05
Other child(ren)
13.95
Disability living allowance
Care component
Highest
89.15
Middle
59.70
Lowest
23.60
Mobility component
Higher
62.25
Lower
23.60
Employment and support allowance (contributory)
Assessment phase
Basic allowance (under 25)
58.90
Basic allowance (25 or over)
74.35
Main phase
Basic allowance (16 or over)
74.35
Work-related activity component (some claims only)
29.55
Support component
39.20
Guardian’s allowance
17.90
Jobseeker’s allowance (contribution-based)
Under 25
58.90
25 or over
74.35
Maternity allowance
Standard rate
151.20
Variable rate
90% of earnings
Personal independence payment
Daily living component
Enhanced rate
89.15
Standard rate
59.70
Mobility component
Enhanced rate
62.25
Standard rate
23.60
Retirement pensions
State pension
175.20
Category A
134.25
Statutory adoption pay
151.20
Statutory maternity pay
Standard rate
151.20
Variable rate
90% of earnings
Statutory parental bereavement pay
151.20
Statutory paternity pay
151.20
Statutory shared parental pay
151.20
Statutory sick pay
95.85

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