Employer Responsibilities

As an employer, the tax and employment responsibilities you have for your staff will depend on the type of contract you give them and their employment status.

Contract types include:

  • full-time and part-time contracts
  • fixed-term contracts
  • agency staff
  • freelancers, consultants, contractors
  • zero hour contracts

There are also special rules for employing family members, young people and volunteers.

Date last updated: 30/05/2015