The following changes have been made to the Apprenticeship Grant for Employers:
- Employers will be paid the full amount of the grant (£1,500) at the thirteen week stage after the apprentice has started.
- The Grant is available to businesses with up to 1000 employees.
- The number of Grants an employer can claim has increased from three to ten apprentices.
- An employer will be eligible for AGE if they have not employed an Apprentice in the last twelve months.