Forthcoming legislation

Employment law dates at a glance

Last Modified  20 December 2016

See the forthcoming legislation in-depth page for more information on these new statutes and amendments.

6 December 2016

Gender pay gap reporting regulations (private sector draft) published

1 April 2017

National Living Wage rises to £7.50 an hour and NMW rates increase

6 April 2017

Apprenticeship levy due to take effect.

6 April 2017Gender pay gap reporting regulations (private sector) expected to come into force.
September 2017

30 hours' free childcare becomes available for 3 and 4-year olds in working families.

4 April 2018

First gender pay gap reports to be published by organisations with 250 or more employees.

April 2018

Tax changes to termination payments due to take effect