Managing your payment
Your options and obligations for Parental Leave Pay.
If you don’t tell us about changes in your circumstances while receiving Parental Leave Pay you risk losing your payment or getting a debt.
If you’ve submitted your claim for Parental Leave Pay, you may request to change the start date. You can’t change your state date if your Paid Parental Leave period has started.
As a new parent, you may be able to get other payments and support.
If you receive a Parental Leave Pay overpayment, you'll have to repay the money.
Page last updated: 19 July 2018