War Disablement Pension payment rates

War Disablement Pension payment rates as of 1 April 2019.

Weekly payment

War Disablement Pension is calculated as a weekly financial support and paid:

  • every two weeks within NZ, or
  • every four weeks outside of NZ.

Payment dates

About the War Disablement Pension

Weekly payment rates

All payment rates are before tax.

If your impairment percentage is under 100%

Disablement percentageWeekly amount
5% NZD$11.36
10% NZD$22.72
15% NZD$34.09
20% NZD$45.45
25% NZD$56.81
30% NZD$68.17
35% NZD$79.53
40% NZD$90.90
45% NZD$102.26
50% NZD$113.62
55% NZD$124.98
60% NZD$136.34
65% NZD$147.71
70% NZD$159.07
75% NZD$170.43
80% NZD$181.79
85% NZD$193.15
90% NZD$204.52
95% NZD$215.88
100% NZD$227.24

If you're under 60 and your impairment percentage is over 100%

Disablement percentageWeekly amount
105% NZD$238.60
110% NZD$249.96
115% NZD$261.32
120% NZD$272.68
125% NZD$284.05
130% NZD$295.41
135% NZD$306.77
140% NZD$318.13
145% NZD$329.49
150% NZD$340.86
155% NZD$352.22
160% NZD$363.58

If you're over 60 and your impairment percentage is over 100%

Disablement percentageWeekly amount
105% NZD$262.46
110% NZD$274.96
115% NZD$287.45
120% NZD$299.95
125% NZD$312.46
130% NZD$324.95
135% NZD$337.45
140% NZD$349.94
145% NZD$362.44
150% NZD$374.95
155% NZD$387.44
160% NZD$399.94