Default Retirement Age

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Employing & managing staff

Scrapping the Default Retirement Age

SmallBusiness.co.uk looks at the practical issues that will be faced by company directors when the Default Retirement Age (DRA) is binned.


Government scraps retirement age

The government has confirmed the Default Retirement Age will be phased out from April this year.


CBI: SMEs need guidance on retirement rules

The CBI has called on the government to clarify its position on retirement rules before the default retirement age (DRA) is scrapped next April.


‘Removing the default retirement age will damage business’

The British Chambers of Commerce and the Confederation of British Industry have hit out against the government’s proposal to remove the default retirement age.


Retirement age ruling ‘legitimate’

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has welcomed the European Court of Justice's ruling on the UK's default retirement age.

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