2 results for tag: National Living Wage


Naming employers who fail to pay minimum wage to be resumed under revamped rules

By Kelly Tolhurst February 11, 2020 Businesses that fail to pay their workers the National Minimum Wage or National Living Wage will continue to be publicly named by the government, following a review of the scheme. Employers who fail to pay their workers the National Minimum Wage to be publicly named review of public naming scheme ensures government calls out cases of abuse changes to National Minimum Wage regulations will ensure compatibility with modern pay arrangements, protecting workers while reducing the burden on businesses The naming scheme will resume calling out businesses failing to pay their workers the National Minimum Wage, ...

Minimum Wage & National Living Wage rise in April – how much more will you get per hour?

By Jess Sheldon Feb 5, 2020 The minimum hourly rate that a person can be paid depends on their age and whether or not they’re classed as an apprentice. Changes to the rates occur every April, and with this just a matter of weeks away, the government has confirmed the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates for 2020 to 2021. In order to get the National Minimum Wage, a person must be at least school leaving age. However, this age depends on where a person lives, meaning those living in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland may have different school leaving ages. For the National Living Wage, a person must be at least ...