National Minimum Wage Act 2000

Method of calculating employee’s average hourly rate of pay.

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20.—For the purpose of determining under this Act whether an employee is being paid not less than the minimum hourly rate of pay to which he or she is entitled under this Act in a pay reference period, the gross remuneration of the employee calculated in accordance with section 19 shall be divided by the total working hours of the employee in the pay reference period calculated under section 8 .