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(iii) Hirer

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(iii)     Hirer

To complete the definitions, 'hirer' is defined in SI 2010/93 reg 2 as a person 'engaged in economic activity, public or private, whether or not operating for profit, to whom individuals are supplied, to work temporarily for and under the supervision and direction of that person'. Note that in the general case law on employment status (above) the terms 'client' or 'end user' tend to be used; these mean much the same thing as hirer here, but of course in case of doubt it is the statutory definition which must be used if the issue concerns

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