Business rates: draft valuations published

Land & Property Services (LPS) has released draft valuations of all 74,000 businesses in Northern Ireland Known as Reval2020, this process will result in a new non-domestic Valuation List being used to calculate business rate bills from April 2020. This process is about restoring fairness in the rating system by redistributing basically the same rating…

Employer equality training events Jan-Mar 2020

Equality Commission’s programme of employer events running from January to March 2020 are now available to book The Equality Commission’s Advisory Services Team is running a number of training sessions throughout Northern Ireland for employers, HR professionals and service providers. The events cover some of the most common enquiries received by the Equality Commission each…

Apprenticeship Week 2020 launches

The Department for the Economy has officially launched the first Northern Ireland Apprenticeship Week taking place from 3-7 February 2020 Northern Ireland Apprenticeship Week 2020 is a new initiative in Northern Ireland and offers an opportunity through a dedicated week of events and promotional activity to demonstrate how apprenticeships work for individuals, businesses, communities and…