As discussed on this blog, the Agency Workers Regulations 2010 will come into force on 1 October 2011. Read our articles for a practical overview of the Regulations and their impact on both agencies and hirers.
The National Minimum Wage rates also increase from 1 October 2011:
• The main rate for workers aged 21 and over will increase to £6.08;
• The rate for workers aged 18 to 20 will increase to £4.98;
• The rate for workers aged 16 to 17 will increase to £3.68; and
• The apprentice rate will increase to £2.60.
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