Information sheets on:
Pregnant at Work:
Statutory Maternity Pay, Maternity Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance, rights during maternity leave, returning to
work, time off for antenatal care, Health and Safety, Parental Leave, Time Off For Dependents
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Rights at work for fathers and partners
off for antenatal appointments, Ordinary and Additional Paternity Leave and pay, Parental Leave, Flexible Working, Benefits
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Time off for working parents:
leave and pay for fathers and same sex partners, Statutory
Paternity Leave, Statutory Paternity Pay, Statutory Adoption Leave, Statutory Adoption Pay, Parental Leave, Time Off For Dependents
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Additional Paternity Leave and Pay
new rights for fathers and partners (including same
sex partners) to take leave and pay
Download 'Additional Paternity Leave and pay'
Child-friendly working hours:
requesting changes to your hours, days or place
of work, including part time, flexi-time or term time only working
Download 'Child-friendly working hours'
Money for parents and babies:
These two factsheets outline the cash and
health benefits available to pregnant women and new parents. 'Money for parents and babies' outlines the available
benefits and 'Benefits and tax credit rates' lists the current rates of payment.
Download 'Money for parents and babies'
Download 'Benefit rates'
Redundancy during pregnancy and maternity leave:
redundancy and Statutory Maternity Pay,
Maternity Allowance, Statutory Redundancy Pay, notice pay, unfair dismissal, sex discrimination, consultation, alternative
Download 'Redundancy during pregnancy and maternity leave'
Download 'Redundancy - additional questions'
Continuing to breastfeed when you return
your options for continuing breastfeeding when you return to work, your legal rights, negotiating with
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Pregnant during maternity leave
and benefits if you become pregnant while on maternity leave, rights to maternity leave and pay for the next pregnancy, rights
to return to work after the two periods of maternity leave
Download 'Pregnant during maternity leave'
Common maternity pay questions
during maternity leave, deductions from SMP, childcare vouchers, working during maternity leave, two or more employers, self-employed
workers, agency workers, pay rises while on leave and other questions
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of treatment amounts to discrimination and what you can do about it
Download 'Pregnancy discrimination'
Discrimination during maternity leave and
on return to work
Your rights during maternity leave and return to work
Download 'Discrimination during maternity leave'
Dealing with pregnancy and maternity-related problems
what to do if you are experiencing problems at work, types of legal claims, bringing a claim
in an employment tribunal, negotiating a settlement, guide to current levels of compensation
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Sickness during pregnancy and maternity leave
your rights and benefits if you are ill during your pregnancy, on maternity leave or when you return to
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Health and safety
and safety protection for new and expectant mothers
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Rights for parents with more than one job
Rights for mothers, fathers and partners who have more than one job. It covers employees, agency
workers, casual workers and those in self-employment.
Download 'Rights for parents with more than one job'
Maternity and parental rights for agency workers
Rights for mothers, fathers and partners who are agency workers.
Download 'Maternity and parental rights for agency workers'
Maternity and parental rights for apprentices
Rights for mothers, fathers and partners who are apprentices.
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