Latest Belvedere HR News

New Immigration System

The end of the Brexit transition period means that the new points-based immigration system now applies to most European Economic Area (EEA) nationals. Those arriving in the U.K. from 1st January will need to comply with the same visa requirements as other non-U.K.... read more

Day 1 – Written terms required

Employers must provide their workers with a written statement of employment particulars on or before their first day of employment, no matter how long they’re employed. This must include: the hours and days of the week required to work entitlements to any paid... read more

Holiday pay changes for part year workers

The Court of Appeal in the case of The Harper Trust v Brazel has said that employers should not use the ordinary rolled-up premium of 12.07% of annual pay to calculate holiday pay for workers who only work for part of the year and who do not have normal working hours.... read more