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Transparency data: Low Pay Commission expenditure, April 2019 to June 2019.

Transparency data: Low Pay Commission expenditure, April 2019 to June 2019.

Details of the Low Pay Commission's spend, April 2019 to June 2019.

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Open consultation: Good Work Plan: one sided flexibility   addressing unfair flexible working practices

Open consultation: Good Work Plan: one sided flexibility addressing unfair flexible working practices

We are seeking views on the proposals made by the Low Pay Commission, to address the issue of ‘one-sided flexibility’.

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Compensation for flexible workers facing cancelled shifts

Compensation for flexible workers facing cancelled shifts

Millions of flexible workers will benefit from new rights and extra protections if they lose out on work, under proposed government reforms.

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Press release: Compensation for flexible workers facing cancelled shifts

Press release: Compensation for flexible workers facing cancelled shifts

Millions of flexible workers will benefit from new rights and extra protections if they lose out on work, under proposed government reforms.

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Transparency data: Low Pay Commissioners' fees and expenses, April 2018 to March 2019

Transparency data: Low Pay Commissioners' fees and expenses, April 2018 to March 2019

Fees and expenses paid to Low Pay Commissioners between April 2018 and March 2019.

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Transparency data: Low Pay Commission expenditure, April 2018 to March 2019

Transparency data: Low Pay Commission expenditure, April 2018 to March 2019

Details of the Low Pay Commission's spend, April 2018 to March 2019

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Minimum wage underpayment on the rise, Low Pay Commission finds

Minimum wage underpayment on the rise, Low Pay Commission finds

A new report from the Low Pay Commission finds that the number of people paid less than the statutory minimum wage in the UK increased in 2018.

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Low Pay Commission welcomes review of international evidence on minimum wages

Low Pay Commission welcomes review of international evidence on minimum wages

The Low Pay Commission welcomes the Government's announcement that Professor Arindrajit Dube has been appointed to undertake a review of the international evidence on the impacts of minimum wages.

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Low Pay Commission's 2019 visits announced

Low Pay Commission's 2019 visits announced

LPC to gather evidence on the effects of the minimum wage in Neath and Swansea, Ayr and Kilmarnock, Derry, Hartlepool, Great Yarmouth, and Wigan and Manchester.

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Low Pay Commission publishes research on the effects of the minimum wage on employment and automation

Low Pay Commission publishes research on the effects of the minimum wage on employment and automation

Every year the Low Pay Commission commissions research projects to help evaluate the effects of the minimum wage rates we have recommended.

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LPC publishes its recommendations to tackle one sided flexibility

LPC publishes its recommendations to tackle one sided flexibility

The LPC has today published its assessment of the scale and nature of one-sided flexibility, and recommendations for measures to address the problem.

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Bryan Sanderson confirmed as Chairman of the Low Pay Commission (LPC)

Bryan Sanderson confirmed as Chairman of the Low Pay Commission (LPC)

The independent LPC provides expert advice to the government about the National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage rates.

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Up to 5 million workers benefited from the National Living Wage in 2018

Up to 5 million workers benefited from the National Living Wage in 2018

The Low Pay Commission’s 2018 Report, published today, finds that increases to the National Living Wage (NLW) raised the pay of up to 5 million workers this year.

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Letter from Bryan Sanderson to the Secretary of State for BEIS

Letter from Bryan Sanderson to the Secretary of State for BEIS

A letter from Chair of the Low Pay Commission (LPC) Bryan Sanderson to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) containing the LPC's 2019 minimum wage rate recommendations.

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Letter from Bryan Sanderson to the Secretary of State for BEIS

Letter from Bryan Sanderson to the Secretary of State for BEIS

A letter from Chair of the Low Pay Commission (LPC) Bryan Sanderson to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) containing the LPC's 2019 minimum wage rate recommendations.

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LPC welcomes acceptance of its 2019 minimum wage rate recommendations

LPC welcomes acceptance of its 2019 minimum wage rate recommendations

Bryan Sanderson, Chair of the Low Pay Commission (LPC), today welcomed the Government's announcement that it has accepted in full the recommendations the LPC made for future minimum wage rates.

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Record 22,400 minimum wage workers to receive millions in backpay

Record 22,400 minimum wage workers to receive millions in backpay

The names of 239 employers found to have underpaid 22,400 UK workers by a total of £1.44m have been published today by the government.

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Government announces new appointments to the Low Pay Commission

Government announces new appointments to the Low Pay Commission

New appointments and re-appointments made to the independent Low Pay Commission.

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Low Pay Commission holding drop in session in Barnstaple on minimum wage

Low Pay Commission holding drop in session in Barnstaple on minimum wage

The Low Pay Commission is visiting Barnstaple and North Devon on 23 and 24 May 2018 as part of its annual consultation, including a drop-in session on Wednesday.

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Record numbers of low paid workers to get above inflation pay increase

Record numbers of low paid workers to get above inflation pay increase

Increases in the minimum wage on 1 April are set to benefit 2.5 million workers, delivering above-inflation pay rises for all age groups - Low Pay Commission analysis.

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Nearly 180 employers named and shamed for underpaying thousands of minimum wage workers

Nearly 180 employers named and shamed for underpaying thousands of minimum wage workers

The government has today named and shamed nearly 180 employers for underpaying more than 9,000 minimum wage workers by £1.1 million.

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Low Pay Commission visits programme 2018

Low Pay Commission visits programme 2018

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) will be visiting areas across the UK to gather evidence on the National Minimum Wage rates and low pay.

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Government’s response to the Taylor review of modern working practices

Government’s response to the Taylor review of modern working practices

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) welcomes the Government’s response to the Taylor review of modern working practices

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Largest rise in National Minimum Wage rates for young people in a decade

Largest rise in National Minimum Wage rates for young people in a decade

Workers aged under 25 will see the largest increase in a decade in their statutory minimum wage in April 2018, the Low Pay Commission explains.

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LPC welcomes acceptance of its recommended minimum wage rates

LPC welcomes acceptance of its recommended minimum wage rates

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) today welcomed the Government's acceptance of the LPC's recommendations for the future National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage rates.

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Government seeks new Low Pay Commissioners

Government seeks new Low Pay Commissioners

The Government is recruiting four new members to serve on the Low Pay Commission, of which three will be from employee backgrounds and one from an employer background.

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Government seeks new Low Pay Commissioners

Government seeks new Low Pay Commissioners

The Government is recruiting four new members to serve on the Low Pay Commission, of which three will be from employee backgrounds and one from an employer background.

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Low Pay Commission visits programme 2017

Low Pay Commission visits programme 2017

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) will be visiting areas across the UK to gather evidence on the National Minimum Wage rates and low pay.

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Invitation to tender for research from the Low Pay Commission 2017

Invitation to tender for research from the Low Pay Commission 2017

The Low Pay Commission is commissioning new research to understand the effects of the NLW. The closing date is 13 March 2017.

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Invitation to tender for research from the Low Pay Commission 2016 17

Invitation to tender for research from the Low Pay Commission 2016 17

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) has launched an invitation to tender for research on the impact of minimum wages.

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How does the minimum wage affect you?

How does the minimum wage affect you?

How does the minimum wage affect you? Low Pay Commission visits Essex

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National Minimum Wage (NMW) Blog

National Minimum Wage (NMW) Blog

This blog provides an insight into how the LPC recommend minimum wage rates for the UK and the advice given on the National Living Wage.

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Low pay, productivity and the National Living Wage

Low pay, productivity and the National Living Wage

A presentation by David Norgrove on Low pay, productivity ?and the National Living Wage

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Have your say on the UK minimum wage rates

Have your say on the UK minimum wage rates

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) is interested in your views.

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National Minimum Wage Visits Programme: Find out how to get involved

National Minimum Wage Visits Programme: Find out how to get involved

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) will be visiting areas across the UK to gather evidence on the National Minimum Wage and low pay.

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Have your say on the National Minimum Wage

Have your say on the National Minimum Wage

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) is interested in your views.

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Visits programme: gathering evidence for the 2014 report

Visits programme: gathering evidence for the 2014 report

Details of commissioners' visits which are part of the evidence-gathering process for the Low Pay Commission's 2014 Report.

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