Communicating a pay rise to an employee – what do I need to provide?

Posted in : First Tuesday Q&A NI on 4 June 2019
Arthur Cox
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Under article 33(2) of the Employment Rights (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (“ER(NI)O”), an employer is required to provide an employee with an initial written statement of their employment particulars not later than two months after employment commences. This statement includes ‘the scale or rate of remuneration or the method of calculating remuneration’ and ‘the intervals at which remuneration is paid’ in accordance with article 33(4) of the ER(NI)O. 

If there is a change to any of the particulars contained in the statement, the employer must provide the employee with a statement setting out particulars of the change. This must be provided at the

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