Monthly Archives: October 2012

The National Minimum Wage review 2012

From October 2012, National Minimum Wage rates will rise for apprentices for workers over the age of 20. The National Minimum Wage (NMW) is a minimum amount per hour that most workers in the UK are entitled to be paid. The rate depends on age and whether the worker is an apprentice, so be sure […]

Increase to the National Minimum Wage for Apprentices

The government will increase the national minimum wage by 1.9% effective 01 October, the Department for Business Innovation & Skills (BIS) has announced. The adult minimum wage (for those aged 21 and above) rises by 12p to £6.31 per hour. The rates for 18-20-year-olds and 16-17-year-olds respectively rise by 5p to £5.03 an hour, and […]