In addition to all the recent changes as a result of the Covid19 pandemic, there will be additional changes taking effect from 6 April 2020. Some if the key changes can be summarised as follows:-
National Minimum Wage
The new rates will be:-
25 and Over £8.72
21 to 24 £8.20
18 to 20 £6.45
However, an employer may not be required to pay National Minimum Wage to a Furloughed employee, provided that the requirements of the scheme are complied with. Please contact a member of our team for further guidance.
In view of the Covid-19 pandemic, please contact one of our experts on our dedicated Employment helpline on 0161 694 4155 for assistance.