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sick pay

How much you get paid for sick days will depend on your contract, but read on to find about your rights and responsibilities around sick pay.

  • Should I get paid when I am off sick?  more...
  • Do I qualify for Statutory Sick Pay (SSP)?  more...
  • How soon do I have to notify my employer?  more...
  • Do I need a doctor's certificate?  more...
  • What is occupational sick pay?  more...
  • What support should I get if I am off sick?  more...
  • What if I fall ill when I am holiday?  more...
  • What happens to my paid holiday entitlement when I am off sick?  more...

further information

Details of the latest Statutory Sick Pay entitlements and other advice are available on the Statutory Sick Pay pages of the GOV.UK website.