We understand that you face many complex issues in your business so we’ve compiled an index of the most up-to-date Points of Note, which we call green sheets.

Please note that this is simply a brief outline and does not attempt to cover every single matter.
For further information or to see any archive green sheets, please contact us on 01786 448838.

INDEX

53. national minimum wage rates 01/10/12
Update of new National Minimum Wage rates from 1 October 2012
52. QUEEN’S DIAMOND JUBILEE
Explanation of why this holiday has not been granted
51. INCREASES TO STATUTORY PAYMENTS APRIL 2012
Listing amounts for sick pay and statutory maternity, paternity and adoption leave
50. NEW COMPENSATION LIMITS FROM 1 FEBRUARY 2012
Listing new compensation payments for unfair dismissal and redundancy etc
49. NATIONAL INSURANCE CONCESSION ENDS OCTOBER 2012
The end of National Insurance concession on holiday pay
48. REDUNDANCY SELECTION CRITERIA “LAST IN, FIRST OUT”
Explanation of selection criteria in a redundancy situation
47. ROYAL WEDDING APRIL 2011
Explanation of why this is not automatically a public holiday
46. INCREASES TO STATUTORY PAYMENTS 2011
New rates for temporary lay-off, redundancy, statutory sick pay, maternity, paternity and adoption leave. Also VAT rate increase in January 2011
45. DEFAULT RETIREMENT AGE AUGUST 2010
Explanation of end of retirement at 65
44. INCREASED REDUNDANCY PAYMENTS – BUDGET 2009
Redundancy rates increased in budget but no effective date announced
43. TEMPORARY LAY-OFF RATES FEBRUARY 2009
Explanation of temporary lay-off system and payments by employer
42. INCREASE IN STATUTORY PAYMENTS JANUARY 2009
New rates for redundancy, unfair dismissal etc with effect from 1 February 2009
41. Temporary lay-off and redundancy
Lay-off and entitlement to redundancy
40. ACAS CODE OF PRACTICE – DISCIPLINE & GRIEVANCE
ACAS Code of Practice comes into effect from 6 April 2009