The National Minimum Wage (NMW) is the minimum pay per hour most workers under the age of 25 are entitled to by law.
The government's National Living Wage (NLW) is the minimum pay per hour most workers aged 25 and over are entitled to by law.
The rate will depend on a worker's age and if they are an apprentice.
From 1st April 2019 NMW and NLW wage will increase as detailed below:
If a worker receives above NMW there is no legal obligation on an employer to increase their pay when the NMW rate increases.