The 5 new laws coming into force in 2018 that you need to know about

A whole host of new laws are being introduced across the UK this year that are set to affect many Sheffield residents.

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 8:42 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 8:50 am
Thousands of workers could be set for a pay rise - Image: Marisa Cashill

These include the changes to MOT legislation, scrapping of MOT for some cars and even drone law changes.

Many workers across the UK will be entitled to a pay rise in 2018 thanks to a rise in the National Living Wage.

The gender pay gap laws will also be changed with many employers being forced to publish information about differences in pay.

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Drone users will also have to take basic online safety tests and register their drones to use them in a bid to make them safer.

Here are some of the new laws, regulations and changes which are expected to come into force soon.