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United Kingdom

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Overview

Currency

£ Pound Sterling / GBP

WORKING HOURS

40-48 hours / week.

PUBLIC/BANK HOLIDAYS

8 days per year

CAPITAL

London

LANGUAGE

English

REMOTE WORKERS

4.2M

MINIMUM WAGE

£8.21 / hour

TAX YEAR

6th April

DATE FORMAT

DD / MM / YYYY

MISCLASSIFICATION PENALTIES

Unlimited fines for not being compliant 

FUN FACT

165M cups of tea are consumed daily in the UK.