Here are the new National Minimum Wage rates for pay periods starting on or after 1 October 2016:
|£6.95 per hour||21-24 years old|
|£5.55 per hour||18-20 years old|
|£4 per hour||16-17 years old|
|£3.40 per hour||Apprentices under 19 and all apprentices in the first year of their apprenticeship|
The National Living Wage for workers aged 25 and above remains unchanged at £7.20 per hour until April 2017.
You can check the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates at any time by visiting acas.org.uk/nmw.