Widow's/Widower's (Contributory) Pension / Deserted Wife's Benefit
Widow's / Widower's (Contributory) Pension Rates from 8 January 2010
Deserted Wife's Benefit Rates from 7 January 2010
Contributions

Aged under 66 Rate per week

Aged over 66 Rate per week

48 and over 
�201.50

�230.30

3747 
�198.60

�225.80

2435 
�196.00

�220.40

Additional Increases
Increases: 
Rate per Week

Each qualified child 
�29.80

Living Alone Increase for people age 66 or over 
�7.70

Extra increase for people age 80 or over 
�10.00

Increase for people age 66 or over living on certain offshore islands 
�12.70

Widowed Parent Grant

Rate

Widowed Parent Grant (a once off payment for a widowed parent with qualified child(ren)) 
�6,000

Widow's/Widower's (NonContributory) Pension / Deserted Wife's Allowance
Widow's/Widower's (NonContributory) Pension Rates from 8 January 2010
Deserted Wife's Allowance Rates from 7 January 2010
Weekly means, as assessed by us:

Aged under 66 Rate per week

Up to �7.60 
�196.00

Over �7.60 and up to �10.10 
�193.50

Over �10.10 and up to �12.60 
�191.00

Over �12.60 and up to �15.10 
�188.50

Over �15.10 and up to �17.60 
�186.00

Over �17.60 and up to �20.10 
�183.50

Over �20.10 and up to �22.60 
�181.00

Over �22.60 and up to �25.10 
�178.50

Over �25.10 and up to �27.60 
�176.00

Over �27.60 and up to �30.10 
�173.50

Over �30.10 and up to �32.60 
�171.00

Over �32.60 and up to �35.10 
�168.50

Over �35.10 and up to �37.60 
�166.00

Over �37.60 and up to �40.10 
�163.50

Over �40.10 and up to �42.60 
�161.00

Over �42.60 and up to �45.10 
�158.50

Over �45.10 and up to �47.60 
�156.00

Over �47.60 and up to �50.10 
�153.50

Over �50.10 and up to �52.60 
�151.00

Over �52.60 and up to �55.10 
�148.50

Over �55.10 and up to �57.60 
�146.00

Over �57.60 and up to �60.10 
�143.50

Over �60.10 and up to �62.60 
�141.00

Over �62.60 and up to �65.10 
�138.50

Over �65.10 and up to �67.60 
�136.00

Over �67.60 and up to �70.10 
�133.50

Over �70.10 and up to �72.60 
�131.00

Over �72.60 and up to �75.10 
�128.50

Over �75.10 and up to �77.60 
�126.00

Over �77.60 and up to �80.10 
�123.50

Over �80.10 and up to �82.60 
�121.00

Over �82.60 and up to �85.10 
�118.50

Over �85.10 and up to �87.60 
�116.00

Over �87.60 and up to �90.10 
�113.50

Over �90.10 and up to �92.60 
�111.00

Over �92.60 and up to �95.10 
�108.50

Over �95.10 and up to �97.60 
�106.00

Over �97.60 and up to �100.10 
�103.50

Over �100.10 and up to �102.60 
�101.00

Over �102.60 and up to �105.10 
�98.50

Over �105.10 and up to �107.60 
�96.00

Over �107.60 and up to �110.10 
�93.50

Over �110.10 and up to �112.60 
�91.00

Over �112.60 and up to �115.10 
�88.50

Over �115.10 and up to �117.60 
�86.00

Over �117.60 and up to �120.10 
�83.50

Over �120.10 and up to �122.60 
�81.00

Over �122.60 and up to �125.10 
�78.50

Over �125.10 and up to �127.60 
�76.00

Over �127.60 and up to �130.10 
�73.50

Over �130.10 and up to �132.60 
�71.00

Over �132.60 and up to �135.10 
�68.50

Over �135.10 and up to �137.60 
�66.00

Over �137.60 and up to �140.10 
�63.50

Over �140.10 and up to �142.60 
�61.00

Over �142.60 and up to �145.10 
�58.50

Over �145.10 and up to �147.60 
�56.00

Over �147.60 and up to �150.10 
�53.50

Over �150.10 and up to �152.60 
�51.00

Over �152.60 and up to �155.10 
�48.50

Over �155.10 and up to �157.60 
�46.00

Over �157.60 and up to �160.10 
�43.50

Over �160.10 and up to �162.60 
�41.00

Over �162.60 and up to �165.10 
�38.50

Over �165.10 and up to �167.60 
�36.00

Over �167.60 and up to �170.10 
�33.50

Over �170.10 and up to �172.60 
�31.00

Over �172.60 and up to �175.10 
�28.50

Over �175.10 and up to �177.60 
�26.00

Over �177.60 and up to �180.10 
�23.50

Over �180.10 and up to �182.60 
�21.00

Over �182.60 and up to �185.10 
�18.50

Over �185.10 and up to �187.60 
�16.00

Over �187.60 and up to �190.10 
�13.50

Over �190.10 and up to �192.60 
�11.00

Over �192.60 and up to �195.10 
�8.50

Over �195.10 and up to �197.60 
�6.00

Over �197.60 and up to �200.10 
�3.50

Over �200.10 
NIL

OneParent Family Payment / Widowed Lone Parent
OneParent Family Payment Rates from 7 January 2010
Widowed Lone Parent Rates from 8 January 2010
Weekly means, as assessed by us:

Aged under 66 Rate per week

Up to �7.60 
�196.00

Over �7.60 and up to �10.10 
�193.50

Over �10.10 and up to �12.60 
�191.00

Over �12.60 and up to �15.10 
�188.50

Over �15.10 and up to �17.60 
�186.00

Over �17.60 and up to �20.10 
�183.50

Over �20.10 and up to �22.60 
�181.00

Over �22.60 and up to �25.10 
�178.50

Over �25.10 and up to �27.60 
�176.00

Over �27.60 and up to �30.10 
�173.50

Over �30.10 and up to �32.60 
�171.00

Over �32.60 and up to �35.10 
�168.50

Over �35.10 and up to �37.60 
�166.00

Over �37.60 and up to �40.10 
�163.50

Over �40.10 and up to �42.60 
�161.00

Over �42.60 and up to �45.10 
�158.50

Over �45.10 and up to �47.60 
�156.00

Over �47.60 and up to �50.10 
�153.50

Over �50.10 and up to �52.60 
�151.00

Over �52.60 and up to �55.10 
�148.50

Over �55.10 and up to �57.60 
�146.00

Over �57.60 and up to �60.10 
�143.50

Over �60.10 and up to �62.60 
�141.00

Over �62.60 and up to �65.10 
�138.50

Over �65.10 and up to �67.60 
�136.00

Over �67.60 and up to �70.10 
�133.50

Over �70.10 and up to �72.60 
�131.00

Over �72.60 and up to �75.10 
�128.50

Over �75.10 and up to �77.60 
�126.00

Over �77.60 and up to �80.10 
�123.50

Over �80.10 and up to �82.60 
�121.00

Over �82.60 and up to �85.10 
�118.50

Over �85.10 and up to �87.60 
�116.00

Over �87.60 and up to �90.10 
�113.50

Over �90.10 and up to �92.60 
�111.00

Over �92.60 and up to �95.10 
�108.50

Over �95.10 and up to �97.60 
�106.00

Over �97.60 and up to �100.10 
�103.50

Over �100.10 and up to �102.60 
�101.00

Over �102.60 and up to �105.10 
�98.50

Over �105.10 and up to �107.60 
�96.00

Over �107.60 and up to �110.10 
�93.50

Over �110.10 and up to �112.60 
�91.00

Over �112.60 and up to �115.10 
�88.50

Over �115.10 and up to �117.60 
�86.00

Over �117.60 and up to �120.10 
�83.50

Over �120.10 and up to �122.60 
�81.00

Over �122.60 and up to �125.10 
�78.50

Over �125.10 and up to �127.60 
�76.00

Over �127.60 and up to �130.10 
�73.50

Over �130.10 and up to �132.60 
�71.00

Over �132.60 and up to �135.10 
�68.50

Over �135.10 and up to �137.60 
�66.00

Over �137.60 and up to �140.10 (
see note)*

�63.50

Over �140.10 and up to �142.60 
�61.00

Over �142.60 and up to �145.10 
�58.50

Over �145.10 and up to �147.60 
�56.00

Over �147.60 and up to �150.10 
�53.50

Over �150.10 and up to �152.60 
�51.00

Over �152.60 and up to �155.10 
�48.50

Over �155.10 and up to �157.60 
�46.00

Over �157.60 and up to �160.10 
�43.50

Over �160.10 and up to �162.60 
�41.00

Over �162.60 and up to �165.10 
�38.50

Over �165.10 and up to �167.60 
�36.00

Over �167.60 and up to �170.10 
�33.50

Over �170.10 and up to �172.60 
�31.00

Over �172.60 and up to �175.10 
�28.50

Over �175.10 and up to �177.60 
�26.00

Over �177.60 and up to �180.10 
�23.50

Over �180.10 and up to �182.60 
�21.00

Over �182.60 and up to �185.10 
�18.50

Over �185.10 and up to �187.60 
�16.00

Over �187.60 and up to �190.10 
�13.50

Over �190.10 and up to �192.60 
�11.00

Over �192.60 and up to �195.10 
�8.50

Over �195.10 and up to �197.60 
�6.00

Over �197.60 and up to �200.10 
�3.50

Over �200.10 
Nil

Note
If you are getting OneParent Family Payment, you could earn up to �146.50 per week and may still qualify for full payment. If you earn between �146.50 and �425.00, you may qualify for a reduced payment. If you are in receipt of OneParent Family Payment and your earnings subsequently exceed �425.00 per week, you will continue to receive transitional halfrate payment for 6 months.
Increases
Increases:

Rate per Week

Each qualified child 
�29.80
