National Minimum Wage Increase

Minimum Wage Rate Up to 31 March 2019 From 1 April 2019
National Living Wage £7.83 £8.21
21-24 Year Olds £7.38 £7.70
18-20 Year Olds £5.90 £6.15
16-17 Year Olds £4.20 £4.35
Apprentices £3.70 £3.90

The new national minimum wage rates take effect from Monday 1 April 2019, two decades after UNISON helped create the wage, the union is urging members to make sure that your employers are paying what they should.  Employers are legally required to pay at least the national minimum wage.

If you are being paid less than the national minimum wage, please contact us on 01228 815681

ACAS also operates a helpline that you can call if you are being paid less than the minimum 0300 123 1100