Interest rates – compensation awards

Below are the interest rates payable on compensation awards for the current ten year period.

Source: Interest Rates - Capital Market Yields-Government Bonds-Monthly (10 years); Reserve Bank of Australia
(calculated to nearest 0.25%)

Interest rates 2010–21

Year

Variations within year (%)

Adopt (%)

2011

3.83–5.61

5.00

2012

2.89–4.15

3.50

2013

3.23–4.24

3.75

2014

2.96–4.18

3.75

2015

2.41–2.98

2.75

2016

1.88-2.79

2.25

2017

2.41-2.78

2.75

2018

2.43-2.86

2.75

2019

0.95 - 2.27

1.50

2020

0.82 - 1.151:00

2021

Jan

1.05

Feb

1.32

Mar

1.69

Apr

-

May

-

June

-

1.25

June

-

Aug

-

Sept

-

Oct

-

Nov

-

Dec

-

Note: Adopted % Rate for 2010 = 5.50; Adopted % for 2009 = 5.00; Adopted % for 2008 = 5.75.
*Contact Land Court Registry for Historical data*.

Interest rate averages

YearsAverage rate (%)

2011 - 21

2.75

2012 - 21

2.50

2013 - 21

2.50

2014 - 21

2.25

2015 - 21

2.00

2016 - 21

2.00

2017 - 21

1.75

2018 - 21

1.75

2019 - 21

1.25

2020 - 211.25
2021 (as at 31 March 2021)  1.25

Note: These interest rates have been compiled for the purpose stated above, not for sale analysis.