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Statutory Maternity Pay: table of dates for employee entitlement

Use these tables to check your employee started with you in time to qualify for maternity pay.

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Use these tables, if you are calculating manually, to check the latest start dates for employment for Statutory Maternity Pay.

You can also use the maternity and paternity pay calculator.

Published 28 March 2014
Last updated 16 February 2017 + show all updates
  1. Rates, allowances and duties have been added for the tax year 2017 to 2018.
  2. Rates, allowances and duties have been updated for the tax year 2016 to 2017.
  3. The 2015 to 2016 Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) Table for employers to manually check if an employee started with you in time to qualify for SMP is now available.
  4. First published.