Statutory Sick Pay: leaflet

This publication was withdrawn on 28 March 2014

This leaflet has been replaced by the leaflet Help if you’re ill or disabled.

Help when you’re off work through illness.



If you can’t work because you are sick, your employer may pay you Statutory Sick Pay (SSP). SSP is the minimum amount that employers must pay by law.

This leaflet tells you more about SSP including who can get it and how much it is.

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Statutory Sick Pay