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Maternity, paternity or Shared Parental Leave and pay employer toolkit

Downloads and video case studies

Maternity leave and pay

Find guidance to when and how to pay Statutory Maternity Pay and pre-prepared letters to send to your employee when they plan to return from maternity or adoption leave.

Paternity leave and pay

Fathers and partners (including same sex couples) are entitled to take time off for two antenatal appointments. Find guidance and check lists on this, paternity leave and other benefits such as flexible working in the documents below.

Shared Parental Leave and pay

Employees and agency workers, casual workers and freelancers paid through PAYE can qualify for Shared Parental Leave if they meet the normal qualifying conditions. Find guidance and checklists in relation to Shared Parental Leave entitlements in our documents to download below.

Maternity, paternity or Shared Parental Leave and pay downloads

Video case studies

In the first video EY talk about how they managed pregnancy effectively in the workplace, in our second video Staffordshire Fire and Rescue talk about how they managed shared parental leave effectively. 

Last updated: 21 Feb 2017