Important News – Changes to the National Minimum Wage as of October 2011

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We remind all employers that from 01 October 2011, minimum wage will increase for all categories of employee.

Author: Dennis Chapman
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We remind all employers that from 01 October 2011, minimum wage will increase for all categories of employee. Please see the table below for changes;  

AGECURRENT RATERATE FROM OCTOBER 2011
Apprentice*£2.50£2.60
16-17£3.64£3.68
18-20£4.92£4.98
21 over£5.93£6.08

*those under the age of 19, or those over 19 in the first year of their apprenticeship, after which they will be entitled to the minimum wage of their relevant age bracket.

Please ensure you are compliant with these new rates from 01 October and inform any staff whose wages will be changed as a result of this increase.

Dennis Chapman

In remembrance of Dennis Chapman 1951 -2015

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