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SSP1 - Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) and Incapacity Benefit

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pdf icon SSP1 (PDF, 138KB)

Form for employers based in England, Scotland and Wales to complete when an employee is not entitled to SSP. This version of the form can be completed online and then printed.


Help and guidance relating to this form on the GOV.UK website


Statutory Sick Pay (SSP): employer guide (Opens new window)
Information for employers about Statutory Sick Pay  including when you need to pay SSP and when you don't

Statutory pay (Opens new window)
More detailed guidance about Statutory Sick Pay

If you're an employer, use form SSP1 if a sick employee isn't entitled to SSP or if your payments of SSP to an employee end. Give the completed form to the employee, as they need it to make a claim for Incapacity Benefit
pdf icon SSP1 - Northern Ireland (PDF, 96KB)
Form for employers based in Northern Ireland to complete when an employee is not entitled to SSP.

Related forms

SSP2 - Statutory Sick Pay Record Sheet
If you're an employer, you can use form SSP2 to record details of an employee's sickness absences. You don't have to use this form, but it will help you keep accurate records which will ensure that you pay the correct amount of SSP.

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