Making redundancies - Guidance for employers

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Redundancy is when you dismiss an employee because you no longer need anyone to do their job. If you need to make redundancies you'll need to ensure you approach them correctly. This guidance sets out considerations that should be given and where you can get further support.

Content includes guidance and further links to external sources

  • Overview
  • Avoiding redundancies
  • Lay-offs and short-time working
  • Non-compulsory redundancy
  • Compulsary redundancy
  • Redundancy consultation
  • Giving staff notice
  • Redundancy pay
  • Getting help

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