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Simple Paternity Policy (Leave And Pay)

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Genie Team
Genie Team
Sep, 28 2022

When to use this template

This is a policy document outlining an employer's paternity leave and pay arrangements that meet the minimum requirements set out by law.

Key issues covered in this template

  • Adoption leave, paternity leave
  • Changing start date
  • Employment policy
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Holiday entitlement
  • Parental responsibility
  • Paternity leave
  • Shared parental leave
  • Terms and conditions
  • Time off for appointments
  • N/A

What to watch out for

  • The policy should set out arrangements for paternity leave and pay that meet or exceed minimum statutory entitlements

  • The policy should be clear and concise, setting out the entitlements and obligations of both the employer and the employee

  • The policy should be reviewed and updated regularly in line with changes to legislation and best practice

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Genie Team

Genie Team

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The Genie Team consists of lawyers and paralegals. Our aim is to open source the law and provide high quality, regularly reviewed legal documents.

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Additional information

Business categories

Business activities

Contract type

Relevant sectors

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

Mining

Construction

Manufacturing

Transport

Energy

Wholesale

Retail

Finance

Insurance

Real Estate

Legal Services

Consumer, Public & Health Services

Education

Media

Consultancy

Technology

Public Administration

Sport & Entertainment

Other

Relevant company sizes

1 - 3

4 - 19

20 - 49

50 - 249

250 - 999

1000 +

Governing law

England and Wales

Language

English UK

Gender neutral

Yes