From 1 July, the living wage will be increased, which will lead to an increase in pensions and benefits.
This is reported by the NPF with reference to vesti-ua.net.
Today that figure is 2,027 hryvnia, and will increase to 2,118 hryvnia, an increase of 91 hryvnia.
In this regard, an increase in pensions will be received by holders of a minimum pension, as well as by certain other categories of retirees.
Considering that the minimum pension is now equal to 1638 hryvnias, it will increase by 74 hryvnias from July 1 and will amount to 1712 hryvnias.
At the same time, the maximum pension will be raised to 17 thousand UAH.
The allowance will also be granted to retirees whose seniority exceeds the norm, more than 35 years for men and 30 years for women. For these categories of retirees, the increase will be 1% of the minimum pension or 17.12 hryvnia for each additional year of service.
The size and payments for children of single parents will also be increased. For children under 6, the amount of the allowance will be 1859 hryvnias, and from 6 to 18 years old – 2318 hryvnias.
Earlier, it was reported that retirees had promised new payments.