|Type of consultation||Other|
|Deadline for comments||28/07/2017|
About the consultation
The Employment Forum is reviewing the minimum wage and wants to know your views on what rate the minimum wage should be set at from 1 April 2018.
The minimum wage is £7.18 per hour.
The minimum wage for a trainee in their first year of training is £5.39 per hour.
The minimum wage for a trainee in their second year of training is £6.28 per hour.
How to submit comments to the consultation
The Employment Forum is currently reviewing the consultation responses and will make a recommendation to the Social Security Minister in September 2017. That recommendation will be published on our minimum wage page.