War Disablement Pension payment rates

War Disablement Pension payment rates as of 1 April 2018.

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$11.17
10% NZD$22.35
15% NZD$33.52
20% NZD$44.69
25% NZD$55.87
30% NZD$67.04
35% NZD$78.21
40% NZD$89.38
45% NZD$100.56
50% NZD$111.73
55% NZD$122.90
60% NZD$134.08
65% NZD$145.25
70% NZD$156.42
75% NZD$167.60
80% NZD$178.77
85% NZD$189.94
90% NZD$201.11
95% NZD$212.29
100% NZD$223.46

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

Disablement percentageWeekly amount
105% NZD$234.63
110% NZD$245.80
115% NZD$256.97
120% NZD$268.15
125% NZD$279.32
130% NZD$290.49
135% NZD$301.67
140% NZD$312.84
145% NZD$324.01
150% NZD$335.18
155% NZD$346.36
160% NZD$357.53

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

Disablement percentageWeekly amount
105% NZD$258.09
110% NZD$270.38
115% NZD$282.67
120% NZD$294.97
125% NZD$307.25
130% NZD$319.54
135% NZD$331.84
140% NZD$344.12
145% NZD$356.41
150% NZD$368.70
155% NZD$381.00
160% NZD$393.28