Author: Dennis Chapman
Published: July 6, 2009
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The Government has announced that the following increases in National Minimum Wage will take place on 1st October 2009.
a) Maximum rate for workers 22 and over £5.80 (from £5.73)
b) Rate for workers 18-21 £4.83 (from £4.77)
c) Rate for workers 16-17 £3.57 (from £3.53)
The Government has also announced that the maximum rate will extend to 21 year olds from October 2010.