141 Renewal of contract or re-engagement
141 Renewal of contract or re-engagement

(1)     This section applies where an offer (whether in writing or not) is made to an employee before the end of his employment—

(a)     to renew his contract of employment, or

(b)     to re-engage him under a new contract of employment,

with renewal or re-engagement to take effect either immediately on, or after an interval of not more than four weeks after, the end of his employment.

(2)     Where subsection (3) is satisfied, the employee is not entitled to a redundancy payment if he unreasonably refuses the offer.