Updated to reflect the increase in the rate of statutory paternity pay for pay weeks commencing on or after 2 April 2017.
Good practice guidance discussing the steps that employers can take to engage expectant fathers or fathers with dependent children, including support during paternity leave, ordinary parental leave and shared parental leave.
Additional information on the law on maternity support (paternity) leave and pay for NHS employers. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on paternity leave and pay.
A major XpertHR survey looks at provision and take-up of paternity leave and pay.
Updated to take account of the revised NHS terms and conditions of service handbook (Agenda for Change) for NHS Scotland.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to occupational paternity pay.