Springhouse Solicitors

Gender pay gap disclosure: new rules

The government has issued draft regulations which seek to address the differences between male and female pay in the workplace. They are now up for consultation.

The regulations as they are currently drafted:

Despite equal pay legislation having been brought in as early as 1970, there remains an average pay gap of 20% in the UK.

The World Economic Forum ranks the UK 18th out of 145 countries for pay equality.