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HMRC internal manual

National Minimum Wage Manual

Working time: unmeasured work; determining hours worked for hours not falling under a daily average agreement

Relevant legislation

The legislation that applies to this page is as follows:

* National Minimum Wage Regulations 2015, regulation 45(a)



For a worker performing unmeasured work, any hours spent working which do not fall under a daily average agreement (NMWM08470) is counted as time worked. This includes;

  • time spent working by the worker, and
  • time treated as worked; for example, time spent waiting (NMWM08480), travelling (NMWM08490) and training (NMWM08500).