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National Minimum Wage Rate




As from April 2016, the national living wage will be £7.20 an hour for workers aged 25 and older.

The minimum wage will still apply for workers aged 24 and under.



As from 1st October 2015, the main rate for workers over 21 will be £6.70 per hour.

The rate for 18-21 year olds  will be set at £5.30 per hour.

The rate for 16-17 year olds will be set at £3.87 per hour.

Apprentice: £3.30 per hour.









Employment and Employment Law

Welcome to one of the Windermere & Bowness Chamber of Trade Articles pages. Here you will find articles on changes in Employment Law, NI Contributions, SMP, SPP, SAP, etc.

The views expressed in these Articles are not necessary those of the Windermere & Bowness Chamber of Trade and are provide for information only.


      Ageism Legislation - 1st October 2006

      Changes to Car Benefit Rules (Direct link)

      Employment Law Fact Card

      Employment Law Updates

      Equality & Diversity Act 2010

      Minimum Wage 2015

      NIC Changes (Direct Link)

      Penalties for Statutory Payments   

      Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2004

      Right to Work checks - NEW!

      Statutory Maternity Pay

      Work & Families Bill

      Workplace Fraud

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