6.1.5.1 Amounts of lump sum payments

Lump sum amounts are indexed each year in July in accordance with the Consumer Price Index (CPI Consumer Price Index).


Indexation rates

Rates from:

1 July 2020 - current

WIRC Act
Division 8
  Maximum rates from
1 July 2020 1 July 2021 1 July 2022
s236(1) partner(s) (equal shares) $636,470 $644,640 $660,970
s236(2) orphan child/children (equal shares) $636,470 $644,640 $660,970
s236(3) $636,470 $644,640 $660,970
s236(3)(a) for the child $63,640 $64,460 $66,090
s236(3)(b) for partner(s)(equal shares) Balance Balance Balance
s236(4) $636,470 $644,640 $660,970
s236(4)(a) to each child $31,830 $32,240 $33,060
s236(4)(b)(i)&(ii) to partner(s)(equal shares) Balance Balance Balance
s236(5) $636,470 $644,640 $660,970
s236(5)(a)(i)&(ii) to partner(s)(equal shares) $477,360 $483,490 $495,740
s236(5)(b) balance to children (equal shares) Balance Balance Balance
s236(6) maximum for dependent children if no dependent partner $636,470 $644,640 $660,970
s237(1) Share(s) of maximum $636,470 $644,640 $660,970
s237(2) Share(s) of max for any other dependents if no partner or child $636,470 $644,640 $660,970

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