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Work comes to an end

It is a difficult time if your job ends through redundancy or dismissal.

Find out what your rights are when this happens and what procedures must be followed.

Find out if your dismissal is unfair or wrongful and get advice on benefits you might be entitled to.

Employer goes out of business

Link to the GOV.UK website for information on your rights if your employer is insolvent and goes out of business. Covers types of insolvency, claiming money the employer owes you and what to do if you are asked to keep working while the business is being sold or rescued.


Information on dismissal including information on identifying fair and unfair dismissals and making a claim for compensation for unfair dismissal at a tribunal.

Dismissal and benefits

Information on dismissal and social security benefits including the effect of insolvency payments on benefits.