Guidance

Maternity rights at work: employers

Provides advice for employers on the maternity and paternity rights of their employes, for parents of babies born on or after 3 April 2011.

Documents

Pregnancy and work: what you need to know as an employer - babies due on or after 3 April 2011

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Details

Guidance on maternity and paternity rights. Sets out the support for employers, such as help with working out if they need to pay statutory maternity pay and how to claim it back if they do.

Also includes new guidance on additional paternity leave and pay.

Applies to babies born on or after 3 April 2011. You can also view guidance for babies born before this date.

See also the guide for employees.

Published 22 October 2010