Organisation of Working Time: UK EAT Says Commission is to be Included in Calculation of Holiday Pay

Posted in : Hot topics in Employment and Technology Law with Matheson on 29 February 2016
Deirdre Crowley
Crowley Solicitors

Deirdre Crowley in Crowley Solicitors has been observing developments in the UK in respect of the core pay issue regarding the inclusion of commission in the calculation of holiday pay. In this brief review, Deirdre brings readers up to speed in relation to a significant decision from the UK Employment Appeal Tribunal. The effect of the decision in British Gas Trading Limited v Mr Z J Lock & Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, is that UK employers are obliged to include commission in the calculation of annual leave pay. 

Counsel for British Gas have made it clear

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