Payroll services

Our payroll bureau offers a reliable efficient service for people who employ their own Personal Assistants or Carers

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Payroll and account management

Our Account Management and Payroll Team understand the nature of your Direct Payment contract and are here to help you. ecdp supports over 3,500 service users in the UK who have a Direct Payment and we pride ourselves on our personable approach. We have been invited to work with Councils and Authorities to provide payroll and managed account services to Direct Payment Service Users.

Finance and money matters

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The service we provide 

  • Your own personal account manager
  • Hold your Direct Payment funds in a client account
  • Provide you with a monthly statement of your funds
  • Provide your authority with the monitoring information they require
  • Processes payroll and pays your employees
  • Issues payslips for your employees
  • Liaise with HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on your behalf as your agent
  • Submits all HMRC monthly and annual returns
  • Make monthly payments direct to HMRC

Benefit from our in-depth knowledge, speak to an ecdp Account Manager today

Call us on 01245 392300
Textphone on 01245 392302

Useful links

Here is a list of useful links for employers and employers.Please note ecdp is not responsible for the content of external websites.


Acas stands for Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service.Acas aim to improve organisations and working life through better employment relations.

Citizens Advice Bureau

The Citizens Advice Bureau help people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice.


Free employment law advice for employers and business owners.

Employers Direct

Free employment advice for employers.

Health and Safety Executive

HSE is the national independent watchdog for work-related health, safety and illness.

Inland Revenue

The Inland Revenue is the UK’s tax authority.They are responsible for making sure that the money is available to fund the UK’s public services and for helping families and individuals with targeted financial support.

Skills for Care

Skills for Care is the employer-led workforce development body for adult social care in England.They work with employers and other partners to create practical resources to develop the skills and knowledge of the workforce.

Skills for Care - Pensions information for people employing their own PAs

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