Minimum Wage Changes 2017
Following its Introduction in April 2016, The National Living Wage is set to increase, with the National Minimum Wage also seeing a 4% increase in April 2017.
The hourly rate for the minimum wage depends on your age and whether or not you are an apprentice.
You can see a full breakdown of the current wage rates here as well as those coming into play in April.
· Aged 19 or under
· Aged 19 or over and are still in the first year of their apprenticeship
Apprentices are entitled to the minimum wage for their age if they are:
· Above the age of 19
· Have completed the first year of their apprenticeship
If you have any queries or concerns about these upcoming changes, please don't hesitate to get in touch and the HPC team will be happy to guide you through this process.