Become an employer for the first time

Take on staff

Find information on how to take on staff in your business

Ensuring your workers are eligible to work in the UK

Checking a worker's right to work in the UK and how to employ workers from outside the EEA and Switzerland

Create a written statement of employment

Use our interactive tool to create a document including everything you have to give your new employee in writing

Find out if you need to operate PAYE

Make sure you need to operate PAYE before you register as an employer with HMRC