National Minimum Wage Update

National Minimum Wage Update: April 2021

From 1st April 2021, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) / National Living Wage (NLW) will increase as follows:

£8.91 per hour – 23 years old and over
£8.36 per hour – 21-22 years old
£6.56 per hour – 18-20 years old
£4.62 per hour – 16-17 years old
£4.30 per hour – for apprentices under 19 (or over 19 who are in the first year of apprenticeship)

All employers will need to check which staff are eligible for the new rates and update your payroll accordingly.

If you have any questions relating to this, then please don’t hesitate to contact our team on 0800 652 2610.