Guidance for employers on using Basic PAYE Tools (BPT)

Guidance on how to download, install and run BPT as well as how to use BPT alongside other payroll software.

These guides will help you download and install BPT and run your payroll. Some guides are for use by employers whose commercial payroll software does not carry out certain tasks.

They contain examples of the screens you will see in BPT and simple to follow instructions.

Downloading and installing Basic PAYE Tools

Running payroll with Basic PAYE Tools

Using Basic PAYE Tools alongside other payroll software

Error messages

Examples of some of the most common error messages you may get when using BPT and the actions you need to take.

  1. Basic PAYE Tools (BPT) error messages
Published 12 June 2014