Parental Leave Payments to Increase in July 2013

Families with new born babies can expect an increase in parental leave payments from 1 July this year. The maximum amount of parental leave payment for eligible employees will increase from $475.16 to $488.17 a week. The minimum amount of parental leave payment for self-employed persons will also increase, from $135.00 to $137.50 a week. Under […]

Parental Leave payments

Parental Leave payments will increase next month. From July 1 the maximum parental leave payment will increase from $407.36 per week to $429.74. The minimum payment for self-employed parents will also increase from $120 to $125 per week. Parental leave is not something that the employer has to pay.  It is paid directly to the […]