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Maternity leave and pay

This factsheet answers commonly asked questions about maternity leave, maternity pay, and returning to work after maternity leave.

Shared parental leave

This factsheet outlines the statutory scheme for shared parental leave that came into force on 1 December 2014 and is available to parents whose children are due on or after 5 April 2015.

Additional paternity leave and pay

This factsheet explains addtional paternity leave and pay, which is available to the husbands and partners of new mothers and adopters where the mother or adopter does not take their full entitlement to maternity or adoption leave.

Adoption leave and pay

This factsheet answers commonly asked questions about adoption pay and leave.

Paternity leave

This factsheet outlines the paternity leave and pay to partners of new mothers and adopters.

Health and safety issues for new and expectant mothers

This factsheet outlines the risk assessments and other considerations that are needed in the workplace for new and expectant mothers.