WP - current rates

Note: WP ceased on 20 March 2020. The following information is for historical purposes only.

Current rates

The current maximum rates for WP are common rates, see Common pension rates.

Indexation (1.1.I.100)

See Common pension rates.

Timing of payments

See Common pension rates.

Act reference: SSAct pre-20 March 2020 section 159 How to work out the rate of WP, section 1189 Analysis of Part, section 1190 Indexed and adjusted amounts, section 1191 CPI Indexation Table, section 1192 Indexation of amounts, section 1193 Indexation factor, section 1194 Rounding off indexed amounts, section 1195 Certain indexed amounts to be increased in line with increases in MTAWE

Policy reference: SS Guide Wife pension (WP) - description, 3.4.2 WP - qualification & payability

Last reviewed: 20 March 2020