New ‘Vento’ bands (compensation for discrimination)
The new bands will apply to any discrimination claims issued on or after 11 September 2017 and will be:-
- lower band (less serious cases): £800 to £8,400
- middle band: £8,400 to £25,200
- upper band (the most serious cases): £25,200 to £42,000
- exceptional cases: over £42,000
These bands will be reviewed in March 2018 and thereafter annually.