18th March 2008


 Issue No.  2008/06




From 6th April 2008,
Statutory Maternity Pay increases from £112.75 to £117.18 per week,
Statutory Paternity Pay increases from £112.75 to £117.18 per week,
Statutory Sick Pay increases from £72.55 to £75.40 per week.
The government has announced the annual increase to the National Minimum Wage that applies from 1st October 2008
The adult rate will rise from £5.52 to £5.73
The rate for 18-21 year olds will also increase from £4.60 to £4.77
The 16-17 year old rate will rise from £3.40 to £3.53.



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