No 455 The National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Regulations 2018

These Regulations amend the National Minimum Wage Regulations 2015. These Regulations come into force on 1st April 2018. 

2018

Regulation 2(2) increases the rate of the national minimum wage for workers who are aged 25 or over) from £7.50 to £7.83 per hour Regulation 2(3)(a) increases the rate of the national minimum wage for workers who are aged 21 or over (but not yet aged 25) from £7.05 to £7.38 per hour Regulation 2(3)(b) increases the rate for workers who are aged 18 or over (but not yet aged 21) from £5.60 to £5.90 per hour Regulation 2(3)(c) increases the rate for workers who are under the age of 18 from £4.05 to £4.20 per hour The apprenticeship rate applies to workers within regulation 5(1)(a) and (b) of the 2015 Regulations. Regulation 2(3)(d) of these Regulations increases the rate for such workers from £3.50 to £3.70 per hour Regulation 2(4) increases the accommodation offset amount which is applicable where any employer provides a worker with living accommodation from £6.40 to £7.00 for each day that accommodation is provided.

Last updated: 26 March 2019