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Letter Notifying an Employer of Intended Maternity Leave

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This should be the name of the person who is taking maternity leave

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Dear Sir/Madam,

RE: Request for Maternity Leave
National insurance number: ________

I am writing to notify you of my intention to take maternity leave and inform you of the date on which I would like to start my maternity leave and begin receiving statutory maternity pay ("SMP") and/or any maternity pay that is provided for within my employment contract.

My baby is due in the week beginning ________. Please find my MATB1 certificate, which proves this, enclosed.

I understand that I qualify for 52 weeks maternity leave, made up of 26 weeks "ordinary maternity leave" and a further 26 weeks "additional maternity leave".

I intend to start my period of maternity leave and pay on ________ and if I decide to change this date I will advise you at least 28 days before the new date on which maternity leave will begin.

Please confirm receipt of this letter, 252 82552 525 225 5522 22 22 252252822 82582, 525 252 82828 22 522 25 22525 252 2552 I will receive during my leave.

Kind regards,

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Dear Sir/Madam,

RE: Request for Maternity Leave
National insurance number: ________

I am writing to notify you of my intention to take maternity leave and inform you of the date on which I would like to start my maternity leave and begin receiving statutory maternity pay ("SMP") and/or any maternity pay that is provided for within my employment contract.

My baby is due in the week beginning ________. Please find my MATB1 certificate, which proves this, enclosed.

I understand that I qualify for 52 weeks maternity leave, made up of 26 weeks "ordinary maternity leave" and a further 26 weeks "additional maternity leave".

I intend to start my period of maternity leave and pay on ________ and if I decide to change this date I will advise you at least 28 days before the new date on which maternity leave will begin.

Please confirm receipt of this letter, 252 82552 525 225 5522 22 22 252252822 82582, 525 252 82828 22 522 25 22525 252 2552 I will receive during my leave.

Kind regards,

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