Increases in the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates now occur in April each year.
|Age||NLW||21 – 24||18 – 20||16 and 17||Apprentices|
|From 1 April 2019||£8.21||£7.70||£6.15||£4.35||£3.90|
|From 1 April 2020||£8.72||£8.20||£6.45||£4.55||£4.15|
Apprentice rates apply to those under 19, or 19 or over and in the first year of their apprenticeship. National Living Wage applies to those aged 25 and over.