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SFE payments

Before applying for parental leave or long-term sickness leave you must check that earnings are correct on Compass

Payments are based on these figures and recalculations will only be made in exceptional circumstances.

You can apply for SFE payments for:

  • business rates reimbursement 
  • parental leave 
  • long-term sickness leave

Read more about SFE eligibility and criteria on our knowledge base.

How to apply

Business rates

You can now apply for business rates reimbursement on Compass.

Guidance for self-serve non-domestic rates reimbursement (PDF: 378KB)

If you cannot apply on Compass, complete an application form:

Application for non-domestic rates reimbursement (PDF: 75KB)

 Return your completed form to nhsbsa.dentalservices@nhsbsa.nhs.uk.

Parental leave and long-term sickness

Apply for parental leave or for long-term sickness leave by completing the relevant application form.
Application for parental leave payment (PDF: 72KB)Application for long term sickness payment (PDF: 71KB)Return your completed form and evidence to nhsbsa.dentalservices@nhsbsa.nhs.uk.

Statements of financial entitlement directions

All payments are made in accordance with the relevant SFE directions.

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