Minimum Wage Law

There are different rates of the National Minimum Wage for adult workers, those aged 18 to 20, young workers and apprentices. National Minimum Wage All workers aged over the compulsory school leaving age (16 years old) must be paid the National Minimum Wage (NMW) at the appropriate rate. There are different rates of the NMWContinue reading “Minimum Wage Law”

Wages And The Law

The legal definition of wages. Pay And Wages The law defines wages to include “any fee, bonus, commission, holiday pay or other emolument of employment”. Wages also include Statutory Sick Pay, Statutory Maternity Pay, a guarantee payment, any sum payable for reinstatement or re-engagement, and non-contractual bonus payments. An employer may not make deductions fromContinue reading “Wages And The Law”