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Redundancy payments

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This page explains the payments you must make to an employee dismissed for redundancy and the options if you want to offer more generous payments or other support. It also looks at when an employee will lose a redundancy payment by unreasonably refusing suitable alternative employment and an employee’s right to leave early with a redundancy payment.

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