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 2009–19

YearVariations within year (%)Adopt (%)

2009

4.09–5.56

5.00

2010

4.98–5.79

5.50

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

Jan
2.27

Feb
2.13

Mar
1.96

Apr
1.86

May
1.65

Jun
1.38

 

Jul
-

Aug
-

Sep
-

Oct
-

Nov
-

Dec
-

Interest rate averages

YearsAverage rate (%)

2008–18

4.0

2009–18

3.75

2010–18

3.75

2011–18

3.25

2012–18

3.0

2013–18

3.0

2014–18

3.0

2015–18

2.5

2016-18

2.5

2017-18

2.75

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