National Minimum Wage Act 2000

Non-application of Act.


5.β€” F6 [ (1) ] This Act does not apply to the remuneration of a person who isβ€”

( a) the spouse F7 [ , civil partner within the meaning of the Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 ], father, mother, grandfather, grandmother, step-father, step-mother, son, daughter, step-son, step-daughter, grandson, grand-daughter, brother, sister, half-brother or half-sister of an employer, employed by the employer, or

( b) an apprentice within the meaning of or under the Industrial Training Act, 1967 , or the Labour Services Act, 1987.

F8 [ (2) This Act does not apply to any non-commercial activity or work engaged in by prisoners under the supervision of the governor or person in charge of the prison concerned, including β€”

( a ) any cleaning or kitchen work or other work relating to the operation of the prison;

( b ) activity of an educational, training or work experience nature which is intended to prepare prisoners for their re-integration into society;

( c ) the production of goods or services which are β€”

(i) sold or provided for the purpose of raising funds for charitable purposes or providing facilities for prisoners, or

(ii) disposed of or provided without charge or for a nominal charge. ]