The national minimum wage increased as of 1st October 2013.
HMRC enforces the national minimum wage and will serve penalties if the amounts below are not met.
- For workers aged 21 years or more: £6.31 per hour
- For workers aged 18-20 inclusive: £5.03 per hour
- For workers aged under 18 (but above compulsory school age): £3.72 per hour
- For apprentices aged under 19: £2.68 per hour