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Save hours this payroll year end with Sage Payroll

Effortless cloud-based payroll

Manage your payroll with confidence and save time on submissions with automated end-to-end payroll for up to 100 employees. Get your team prepared with just 4 easy steps and 24/7 support.

Avoid mistakes with fully HMRC recognised software

Send real-time data submissions to HMRC in a click and get PAYE and NIC right the first time, every time.

Online payslips and P60s

Create payslips and P60s which can be accessed online from anywhere, saving you time and allowing employees to self-serve. Secure access to payslips for peace of mind.

Easy pensions filing

Automatically assess and enrol your employees into a workplace pension as part of your 4-step payroll run. Send data securely and directly to popular auto-enrolment pension providers in one easy step.

Control your business finances

Get seamless integration with Sage Accounting. Automatically post salary journals into accountants for a complete view of your business.

See what our customers have to say

Find out how Sage simplifies accounting for all types of business.


“We used to have 50-60 payrolls, we now have more than 250 and we are much more efficient than we've ever been.”

Tait Walker 

“It came across as very intuitive and simple to use. This was really important because such things as running payroll was completely new to us”


“The time it takes us to run payroll has also been slashed by half. That’s increased our productivity significantly.”

DDP Roofing

“Tasks that used to take days or weeks – like integrating data across payroll and accounting systems – take minutes to complete.”

Marimba Jam

“We've had great payroll support through the pandemic from Sage who have provided training and updates to make life as easy as possible.”

Mint Construction

Plans to support you and your business

Get 3 months free

Get full access to your product, and upgrade or cancel at any time. No long-term contracts, commitments or hidden fees.

  • Manage payroll for up to 100 employees
  • Complete a pay run in 4 simple steps
  • Avoid mistakes with fully HMRC compliant software
  • Enable employees self-serve payslips and P60s in-app
  • Report on and analyse your payroll to make informed decisions
  • Get expert support 24/7, all year round
  • Automatically assess and enrol employees into workplace pensions
  • Collaborate in real-time with your accountant
  • Easily switch to Sage with a simple setup and data import
  • Automatically track your payroll data in Sage Accounting
  • Free access to Sage Membership

Have more complex payroll needs? Speak with the team



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(aka Frequently Asked Questions)

Sage Payroll is a monthly subscription service. You can set up a direct debit or pay with your credit or debit card. To set up a direct debit, you need to have a bank account in the UK with a local currency in Pound sterling (GBP).

VAT per month is 20% of the product’s monthly price. There are no hidden costs.

Sage Payroll is cloud-based payroll software, meaning you can access it online anywhere, 24/7. It allows you to quickly and easily create employee records and pay your people in four simple steps. You can create payments and deductions, accurately calculate PAYE, National Insurance, pensions and more, before creating payslips for your employees and submitting your payroll information to HMRC and pension providers.

It’s designed for businesses of up to 100 employees operating in any industry, including professional services, construction, and retail.

You can use Sage Payroll either by yourself or with collaborators, it’s easy to give access to your Accountant. You don’t need any previous experience with payroll software to get started, you’ll be guided all the way. You can also add additional features like support for accounting.

You will get free, award-winning support by phone, email, online chat, and live online Q&As. 

  • Phone support is available 24/7. 
  • Online drop-in Q&As are held Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. Get an answer in minutes, if not seconds. 
  • Pre-recorded webinars are available to watch any time that suits you. 

You will also get 24/7 access to the following support resources: 

  • Our online community Sage City: Ask questions, share ideas, and solve issues with Sage Accounting customers and product experts. 
  • Step-by-step video guides. 
  • Instructor-led courses: For anyone wanting to take their skills to the next level, we have hundreds of courses designed for multiple experience levels and job roles. Get certified and earn badges that show your expertise and build up your resume. 

We also offer support channels on Twitter and YouTube. We are committed to providing you with world-class support for Sage Payroll at every step of your business journey.

Payroll software is important for businesses to stay on top of processing payroll accurately complying with the latest legislation. Accurate payroll records are an important element of your financial records and payroll software helps you maintain consistency in your financial records. Payroll software also helps you save hours of manual work and complex calculations by doing all the hard work for you in the software. 

Sage Payroll is easy to set up, so it also removes the need to hire an expert or outsource your payroll requirements. 

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