Impact assessment

Shared parental leave: impact assessment - revised cost to business

Impact assessment on a system of flexible parental leave which will allow working couples to share leave and pay.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Modern workplaces: shared parental leave impact assessment - revised equivalent annual net cost to business

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Since the original publication of this assessment in February 2013, the Better Regulation Executive has updated the inflation assumptions that are used to discount the costs and benefits of all policies. As a result, the equivalent annual net cost to business (EANCB) of the policies assessed in this assessment has fallen to £17.1 million (down from £20.1 million). The remaining analysis is unchanged.

This document relates to the consultation on shared parental leave and pay.

Published 14 March 2014