What you need to know
What you need to know about Paid Parental Leave scheme for employers.
The scheme provides financial support for eligible parents. This helps them take time off work to care for a newborn or recently adopted child.
Employers play an important role in the Paid Parental Leave scheme.
The scheme doesn’t give your employees an entitlement to leave.
For your employee to get Parental Leave Pay, we need information from them.
In cases of stillbirth or infant death, eligible employees will continue to get their Parental Leave Pay.
Page last updated: 22 February 2019