Grades, Wages & Allowances
All grades, wages and allowances can be found within the various chapters of the JIB handbook which is downloadable on the left.
Key sections to look for are:
- Wages and Allowances: Section 2
(Highway Lighting - Section 5)
- Grading definitions: Section 4
Since Monday 5th January 2015, Lodging Allowance has been £37.32 per night, with a revised retention payment up to a maximum of £12.28 per night (£85.96 per week). The weekend retention rate is £37.32 per night.
This represents an increase of 2.5%. The 2014 Lodging Allowance was £36.41 per night.
HMRC has agreed that Lodging Allowance and associated payments will be increased by 2% with effect from Monday 4th January 2016. The increases will be:
Lodging Allowance - £38.07 per night
Retention payment - up to a maximum of £12.53 per night (£87.71 per week)
Weekend retention - £38.07 per night