Minimum wage

National Minimum Wage rates apply to employees up to the age of 22.

National Living Wage (NLW) rates apply to employees 23 and over.

The Apprentice rate applies to apprentices under 19, or 19 and over in the first year of apprenticeship.

Penalties apply to employers who fail to pay minimum wages.

Age NLW 21-24 18-20 16-17 Apprentice
From 1 April 2021 £8.91 £8.36 £6.56 £4.62 £4.30
From 1 April 2020 £8.72 £8.20 £6.45 £4.55 £4.15
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Registered to carry on audit work and regulated for a range of investment business activities in the UK by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Details of our audit registration can be viewed at www.auditregister.org.uk under the reference number C006265017

Robinson Sterling, Chartered Accountants is the trading name for Robinson Sterling SBU Limited, a company registered in England.
Company Registration Number: 11281848