Learn the key laws of employing someone in the United Kingdom. This guide also lists the obligations of legal working contracts in England.
UK EMPLOYMENT LAWS: Working regulations establish ground rules between employers and employees.
British legislation protects all occupational relationships in the workplace.
UK statutory rights and responsibilities apply to your employment rights and your employer's lawfulness.
Find out what employment means as we demystify the legal jargon of the United Kingdom's complex working laws and workplace definitions.
Employment Statutory Rights
Employers and human resource managers use these employment rules and regulations. But employers statutory rights may differ in some countries.
RIGHTS TO BENEFITS: Your rights to financial benefit entitlement is yours to claim during tough times. The section explains all about claiming benefits for families or child carers. There is further information on heating and housing benefits. Use the guide to determine your eligibility for other welfare payments - especially job seekers.
EMPLOYING WORKERS: An employers' guide to people management. We list the main things you and your organisation need to consider when hiring staff in the workplace around the United Kingdom.
LIST OF EMPLOYMENT LAW ACTS: An updated list of employment law and legislation is an invaluable document for all workers. It is for employers, staff, business managers, and HR professionals in the United Kingdom. Our free A - Z guide is also downloadable as PDF format and print.
WORKPLACE & PERSONAL PENSION: Occupational and private pension schemes are ways of saving money for retirement. Pensions help to yield financial benefits for people in older life.
UK TAX LAWS: HMRC taxation is a financial charge or demand imposed upon a taxpayer by a tax authority. There are punishments for failure or evasion to meet levy bestowed upon you. Resisting its collection is punishable according to the money and tax laws in the United Kingdom.
UK WORKERS: Use this section to learn about the rights of workers, holiday regulations, and job hunters in the United Kingdom. There is further information for those involved in the reserve forces and armed forces.
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Employment Rules and Regulations; UK Rules Updated 2017