Policies and documents

Pregnancy and maternity leave and pay: documents step by step

A full list of our model documents on pregnancy and maternity leave and pay. Where appropriate, the documents are listed in the order in which they would normally be used.


Policies and procedures


Notification of maternity leave and pay plans


Antenatal care


Statutory maternity pay


Changing maternity plans


Preparations for maternity leave


Early birth


Miscarriage, stillbirth and child death


Congratulations on birth


Keeping in touch during maternity leave


Return from maternity leave


Early return from maternity leave


Varying hours on return from maternity leave




Pregnancy-related absences


Risk assessments


Alternative work

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Model policies, contract clauses, letters and forms to help you create and maintain legally compliant documents for your organisation on family-friendly rights and policies: pregnancy and maternity leave and pay.