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The paid parental leave (PPL) weekly maximum entitlement rate increased from $488.17 to $504.10 (before tax) from 1 July 2014. This rate applies to employees and self-employed workers who are entitled to receive the maiximum PPL rate.

The IRD has updated the following publications with the new rates:
  • Paid prental leave application for an employee (IR 880) June 2014
  • Paid prental leave transfer to an employee (IR 881) June 2014
  • Paid prental leave application for a se;f-employed (IR 888) June 2014
  • Congratulations on your new baby (IR 753) July 2014
To find out more about PPL and your business, please email Greg ( or Vanessa ( or phone them on +64 9 520 9200.

Topics: Paid Parental Leave entitlement