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The website www.gov.uk has a host of information on Redundancy, your rights and applying for jobs, including the following sections:
Statutory redundancy pay
If you are made redundant you may be entitled to statutory redundancy pay if you have worked for your employer for at least two years. The amount you are entitled to will be based on your weekly pay, age and continuous employment with your employer. Find out more about Statutory redundancy pay.
Calculating your redundancy pay
How much redundancy pay you get depends on your wage, how long you have worked at the company and your age. If you are trying to work out your redundancy payment, find out how it is calculated or use the online calculator. Find out more about calculating your redundancy pay.