Annex 9: High cost area supplements

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Table 16: From 1 April 2017
Area  Level (1 April 2017) 
Inner London

20% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £4,200 and a maximum payment of £6,469
Outer London

15% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,553 and a maximum payment of £4,528
Fringe 

5% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £971 and a maximum payment of £1,682

Table 15(i): From 1 April 2016

Area  Level (1 April 2016) 
Inner London

20% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £4,158 and a maximum payment of £6,405
Outer London

15% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,518 and a maximum payment of £4,483
Fringe 

5% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £961 and a maximum payment of £1,665

Table 15(h): From 1 April 2015
Area  Level (1 April 2015) 
Inner London 

20% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £4,117 and a maximum payment of £6,342
Outer London 

15% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,483 and a maximum payment of £4,439
Fringe 

5% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £951 and a maximum payment of £1,649 

Table 15(g): From 1 April 2013
Area  Level (1 April 2013)
Inner London 

20% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £4,076 and a maximum payment of £6,279
Outer London 

15% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,448 and a maximum payment of £4,395
Fringe 
5% of basic salary, subject to a:
  • minimum payment of £942 and a maximum payment of £1,632

Table 15(f): From 1 April 2010
Area  Level (1 April 2010) 
Inner London 

20% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £4,036 and a maximum payment of £6,217 
Outer London 

15% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,414 and a maximum payment of £4,351
Fringe  5% of basic salary, subject to a:
  • minimum payment of £933 and a maximum payment of £1,616

Area  Level (1 April 2009)
Inner London 

20% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,947 and a maximum payment of £6,080  
Outer London

15% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,339 and a maximum payment of £4,256*  
Fringe 

5% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £912 and a maximum payment of £1,581  

Table 15(d): From 1 April 2008
Area  Level (1 April 2008)
Inner London 

20% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,855 and a maximum payment of £5,938 * 
Outer London

15% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,261 and a maximum payment of £4,156*  
Fringe 

5% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £891 and a maximum payment of £1,544  

* The national parties to the pensions review agreed that the minimum level of HCAS would increase by £284 in Inner and Outer London (but not Fringe) at 31 March 2008. The figures for 2009 in Table 15(e), therefore, reflect this. 

Table 15(c): From 1 April 2007
Area  Level (1 April 2007)
Inner London 

20% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £3,434 from 1 April and £3,468 from 1 November; and a
  • maximum payment of £5,722 from 1 April and £5,779 from 1 November.  
Outer London

15% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £2,861 from 1 April and £2,890 from 1 November; and a 
  • maximum payment of £4,005 from 1 April and £4,045 from 1 November   
Fringe 

5% of basic salary, subject to a:

  • minimum payment of £859 from 1 April and £867 from 1 November; and a 
  • maximum payment of £1,488 from 1 April and £1,503 from 1 November

Table 15(b): From 1 April 2006
Area  Level (1 April 2006) 
Inner London  20% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £3,383 and a maximum payment of £5,638
Outer London  15% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £2,819 and a maximum payment of £3,946 
Fringe  5% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £846 and a maximum payment of £1,466 

Table 15(a): From 1 April 2005
Area   Level (1 April 2005)
Inner London  20% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £3,300 and a maximum payment of £5,500
Outer London  15% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £2,750 and a maximum payment of £3,850 
Fringe  5% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £825 and a maximum payment of £1,430 

Table 15: From 1 October 2004 (See Section 4)

Area  Level (1 October 2004) 
Inner London  20% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £3,197 and a maximum payment of £5,328. 
Outer London
15% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £2,664 and a maximum payment of £3,729
Fringe  5% of basic salary, subject to a minimum payment of £799 and a maximum payment of £1,385 

Pay circular (AforC) 3/2013: amendment number 29

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