Sick certificates

Self Certificates

You do not need a self certificate if you are unwell for 3 days or less.If you have been sick for 4 days in a row but less that 7days,you can self certify your illness using a SC2 form,please find link below to obtain a copy of the necessary form or this could be obtained from your employer.

Download the SC2 Form

Statement of Fitness for Work – (GP Sick Line)

The doctor will provide you with a statement of Fitness for Work(Fit note)If you are off work for more that 7 days .If you are still not well enough to work,your employer will most likely request a statement as evidence to support payment of Statutory Sick Pay(SSP)