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New National Minimum Wage

Posted: February 19, 2021
Posted: 19 February 2021

The government has confirmed new National Minimum Wage rates, effective April 2021;

NMW 2021 Diagram - New National Minimum Wage

This sees the National Minimum Wage increasing by 2.0%, and the National Living Wage increasing by 2.2%.

Employers should ensure that all employees are paid the NMW, or above. Paying NMW is a legal requirement, failure to pay can result in fines from HMRC, which can be substantial.

If you are unsure if you are paying the NMW, please get in touch with our Payroll Team: payroll@burgesshodgson.co.uk