The easy way to pay and manage staff

Get pay runs, timesheets and workplace pensions under control with Xero – Britain’s leading cloud accounting software.

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Payroll doesn’t have to be a pain


Do payroll anywhere

Keep your business moving while you’re on the go. Log in to Xero anytime, anywhere, on any device to make pay runs a walk in the park.


Simplify auto enrolment

Payroll in Xero makes workplace pensions a breeze. Assess eligibility and automatically enrol staff members through a beautiful, intuitive interface.


Save time on timesheets

Staff can enter timesheets, request leave and submit expense claims in our mobile app – it makes paying employees effortless and fast.

And Xero not only manages the tasks you have to do, it automatically updates your accounts too.

Smart features make payroll a breeze

It’s easy to pay employees and manage time with Payroll in Xero. From auto enrolment to timesheets and expense approvals, our beautiful accounting software has you covered.

Manage employee pay with ease

Do weekly, bi-weekly & monthly pay runs with automatic PAYE calculations and NI & tax deductions. Xero also creates and stores payslips.

Enrol employees into a pension automatically

Assess eligibility, then automatically enrol employees into a workplace pension. Calculate and deduct contributions during pay runs.

Simplify leave management and approval

Let employees create timesheets and submit leave requests in the Xero Me app. Xero syncs up holiday accruals with your pay run automatically.

Manage payroll on the move

Submit payslips, vacation, sick leave & timesheets from your mobile. Access payslips and approve leave requests from any device.

Create P45s and P60s in a few clicks

Xero lets you close employee records and create P45s. Process all of your P60s at once. And create P32m and P11 documents with ease.

Submit real-time reports to HMRC

Get real-time information (RTI) reporting to HMRC that allows you to submit up-to-date data with a click. View and track previous submissions.

Synchronise your accounts and payroll

Save time and reduce mistakes. Payroll information instantly updates in your accounts for seamless productivity and effortless accuracy.


Having our payroll and accounting in one system is priceless

Clemi Hardie

Founder of Noodle Live

Get a real-time view of your business

Xero gives over 100,000 UK subscribers a real-time view of their cashflow – anytime, anywhere, on any device. It’s small business accounting software that’s simple, smart and occasionally magical.