Employment Law News – October 2015

National Minimum Wage Increase

From the 1 October 2015 the National Minimum Wage increased to:-

  • £6.70 for workers aged 21 years and over
  • £5.30 18-20 years
  • £3.87 for 16-17 years, who are above school leaving age but under 18
  • £3.30 for apprentices under 19 or 19 and over who are in the first year of apprenticeship.

 

BG Employment Club November Meeting

The next meeting of the BG Employment Club will take place at the Ardington Hotel in Worthing on Friday 6 November 2015.

Bennett Griffin’s Employment Club offers the opportunity to discuss up-to-the-minute employment law with experts in an informal environment and enjoy a lovely breakfast whilst network with your peers.

The meeting starts at 7.30am and the first meeting, including breakfast, is free. For more information please contact Elaine Smith on 01903 229948.

For further information on all employment law matters please contact Elaine Smith on es@bennett-griffin.co.uk or 01903 229948

 

The information contained in this article is for general guidance only and is not intended to be legal advice. Professional advice should always be taken on the application of the law in any particular situation.