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Adoption: Pay

Question for Department for Business and Trade

UIN 168046, tabled on 17 March 2023

To ask the Secretary of State for Business and Trade, how many people received statutory adoption pay between 1 January and 31 December 2022.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

30 March 2023

Information provided by employers to HM Revenue and Customs show that there were 4,600 individuals in receipt of Statutory Adoption Pay (SAP) in 2021/22 (the latest year for which full year data is available).

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