NLW/NMW - and the Budget 2018

29 Oct
2018

Alongside today’s various budget announcements was confirmation of the National Living Wage (NLW) rates for those 25 and over to become effective in April 2019, alongside increases to the National Minimum Wage.

It would appear that these rates will be as follows; the increase in the NLW is of the order of just under 5%:

Year

25 and over

21 to 24

18 to 20

Under 18

Apprentice

April 2019

£8.21

£7.70

£6.15

£4.35

£3.90


The following rates were for the National Living Wage and the National Minimum Wage from April 2016.

Year

25 and over

21 to 24

18 to 20

Under 18

Apprentice

April 2018 to March 2019

£7.83

£7.38

£5.90

£4.20

£3.70

April 2017 to March 2018

£7.50

£7.05

£5.60

£4.05

£3.50

October 2016 to March 2017

£7.20

£6.95

£5.55

£4.00

£3.40

April 2016 to September 2016

£7.20

£6.70

£5.30

£3.87

£3.30

Law correct at the date of publication.
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