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Statutory minimum wage levels.
National Minimum Wage rates apply to employees up to the age of 22.
National Living Wage (NLW) rates apply to employees 23 and over.
The Apprentice rate applies to apprentices under 19, or 19 and over in the first year of apprenticeship.
Penalties apply to employers who fail to pay minimum wages.
07 Jun 2022
Chancellor Rishi Sunak will impose a windfall tax on energy firms alongside a package to help households with the cost-of-living crisis.
The energy price cap is now expected to rise to around £2,800 in October, according to the UK's energy regulator.
Inflation has hit its highest level in 40 years amid the deteriorating cost-of-living crisis, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).