War Disablement Pension payment rates

War Disablement Pension payment rates as of 1 April 2021.

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 percentage Weekly amount
5% NZD$11.68
10% NZD$23.37
15% NZD$35.05
20% NZD$46.73
25% NZD$58.42
30% NZD$70.10
35% NZD$81.78
40% NZD$93.47
45% NZD$105.15
50% NZD$116.84
55% NZD$128.52
60% NZD$140.20
65% NZD$151.89
70% NZD$163.57
75% NZD$175.25
80% NZD$186.94
85% NZD$198.62
90% NZD$210.30
95% NZD$221.99
100% NZD$233.67

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

Disablement percentage Weekly amount
105% NZD$245.34
110% NZD$257.03
115% NZD$268.71
120% NZD$280.39
125% NZD$292.08
130% NZD$303.76
135% NZD$315.44
140% NZD$327.13
145% NZD$338.81
150% NZD$350.49
155% NZD$362.18
160% NZD$373.86

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

Disablement percentage Weekly amount
105% NZD$269.87
110% NZD$282.73
115% NZD$295.58
120% NZD$308.43
125% NZD$321.29
130% NZD$334.14
135% NZD$346.98
140% NZD$359.84
145% NZD$372.69
150% NZD$385.54
155% NZD$398.40
160% NZD$411.25