The Employment Rights (Increase of Limits) Order (Northern Ireland) 2022

Posted in : Supplementary Articles NI on 24 March 2022
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Issues covered: Redundancy Pay; Basic Award

This Order increases, from 6th April 2022, the limits applying to certain awards of industrial tribunals, the Fair Employment Tribunal or Labour Relations Agency statutory arbitration, and other amounts payable under employment legislation, as specified in the Schedule to the Order.

Under Article 33(2) of the Employment Relations (Northern Ireland) Order 1999 (“the 1999 Order”), if the retail prices index (RPI) for September of a year is higher (or lower) than the index for the previous September, the Department is required to change, by Order, the sums specified in the provisions mentioned in Article 33(1) by the percentage of the increase or decrease (rounded up or down as specified in

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