Can I pay my 15 year old to work with me during the holidays?


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FAQ - Can I give my 15 year old a summer job?



Can I pay my 15 year old to work with me during the holidays? Like a summer job.

Yes they can work for you during the holidays.

It is a bit of a strange area as there is no minimum wage for under 16 years (so in theory you can pay whatever you like) but the restrictions are;

  • They can only work a maximum of 25 hours a week and entitled to breaks
  • Providing their total income doesn’t exceed the personal allowance then they do not need to go on the payroll
  • They is not ‘overpaid’ for the type of work they carries out

Here is a link to more detail on it if you need it, or just get in touch.

If you have any questions or need any help just get in touch.

Call: 01322 555 442



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