Sunday working and night working



Anyone running a shop that is open on a Sunday needs to be familiar with the special regulations about employing staff, particularly their right to refuse to work on a Sunday. This guide outlines the Sunday working rules.

If you employ people to work for you at night, you need to know about the additional regulations covering the hours they are allowed to work, the minimum age of workers and health and safety issues. This guide explains the night working rules.

Complying with the regulations will make for a happier and healthier workforce as well as helping ensure you operate within the law.

This guide has advice on shift work involving Sunday/night work and terms and conditions for Sunday and night workers. It also outlines some practical steps you can take to keep your night and Sunday staff motivated and productive.