Rights from Day One

All people at work, including agency workers, enjoy these rights from their first day of work:

From 1 April 2019, every worker - not just employees - is to have the legal right from day one to a written, itemised pay statement when they are paid their wages. Agency workers and employees already have a legal right to information about their pay and hours.

Note: This content is provided as general background information and should not be taken as legal advice or financial advice for your particular situation. Make sure to get individual advice on your case from your union, a source on our free help page or an independent financial advisor before taking any action.

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