Make sure you don’t miss the upcoming changes effective from 1st October 2016.
The main national minimum wage rate for workers aged 21 to 24 will rise from £6.70 to £6.95 an hour.
The youth rate for those aged 18 to 20 will be increased from £5.30 to £5.55. The Government has also said that the rate for workers aged 16 to 17 years should increase from £3.87 to £4.00 and the apprentice rate, for apprentices under 19 or 19 or over and in the first year of their apprenticeship will increase to £3.40 an hour. Please note that the rate will then change every April starting from April 2017.
If we can be of any assistance or you would like clarification of any of the above, please call Joanna on 0141 248 7015.