Add statutory leave and pay
If your employees are eligible for statutory leave to cover sickness, maternity, paternity and adoption, add their details and Xero will check their eligibility and automatically calculate accurate payments in upcoming pay runs.
Before you start
Add the new employee's salary and employment information when you add them to payroll in Xero.
Add sickness, maternity, paternity or adoption leave
Check eligibility and dates within Xero for the following statutory leave types: