Understand your rights to leave and pay on the adoption of a child.
Find out about the rules relating to Adoption Pay
Who can take adoption leave? Have you recently been matched with a child? Find out the rules on adoption leave.
Are you wanting to give your employer notice to take adoption leave and claim statutory adoption pay? If so you may find our sample letter useful.
Ordinary paternity leave can cover one or two weeks soon after the adoption of a child. Ordinary Statutory Paternity Pay is paid for one or two weeks.