Key payments and limits 2021/22Please see our updated key payments and limits sheet providing the revised compensation limits and other statutory payments.
Vento bands: Revised bands of compensation for injury to feelings
The Presidents of the Employment Tribunals have published the revised bands of compensation for injury to feelings in discrimination cases. The new bands are as follows:
Lower band – £900 to £9,100
Middle band – £9,100 to £27,400
Upper band – £27,400 to £45,600
Exceptional cases – £45,600 or above
The new bands apply to claims presented on or after 6 April 2021 and will be reviewed annually.
In respect of claims presented in Scotland, the bands remain subject to paragraph 12 of the Presidential Guidance issued on 5 September 2017.
If you need any assistance with regard to the new payments and limits and/or the Vento bands, please do not hesitate to contact a member of the UK employment team.