We are a fully compliant umbrella company and our company policy is to abide to the tax rules, to protect you the Contractor, and to maintain our impeccable reputationwithin the industry.  We work hard to ensure you retainyourmaximum earnings as a contractor.  As the simple and stress free umbrella payroll solution, this is how our service works:

  • You become an employee of Smart Pay. Just complete our online registration form, or request ahard copy beposted to you
  • You Provide us with the details of your contract, as well as your agency or direct client, and we’ll manage the rest
  • We complete the required formal checks i.e. identification and eligibility to work in the UK, using copies of ID provided by you
  • You, or your agency, inform us weekly of how many hours you’ve worked and we turn the time sheets into invoices
  • We invoice your agency or client direct for the gross amount
  • You send us your expense claim forms, with original supporting receipts for verification purposes, and wewill offset these against your taxable income.
  • We make necessary PAYE deductions and pay you as soon as we receive cleared funds from your agency/client.  All Tax and National Insurance is deducted at source so there are no further deductions to worry about
  • We’ll email your payslip and text you to let you know you’ve been paid.

To register with the SmartPay compliant PAYE umbrella company click here.


I found the staff to be very friendly, efficient and knowledgeable.
---Yaser Hussain (Contractor)