What is Simply Umbrella

Simply is an umbrella company that provides a transparent single point of contact for contractors and agencies within the UK. You can leave the day-to-day administration to Simply Umbrella to take care of, so you can focus on getting the real work done.


Our purpose is to make contracting transparent, easy, and compliant for recruitment agencies and contractors. We strive to offer the best, bespoke advice and support to all of our clients, whenever they need it. Our simple yet comprehensive payroll service and range of outstanding benefits are designed to let you concentrate on your business.

Our dedicated team of industry experts will take care of all your needs, and specialise in areas such as tax, compliance, payroll, admin, client service, and HR. We work together to ensure the service you receive from us goes that extra mile, and that your contractors are paid on time, every time.

    100% compliant

  • Independently reviewed by Feefo.
  • We operate a match permanent pay model, working closely with contractors, agencies, and end clients to ensure full AWR compliance.
  • We check all our contractors' eligibility to work in the UK.
  • We provide overarching contracts to contractors who are eligible claim expenses.
  • We do not operate a 'pay day by pay day' model.
  • We do not operate any offshore solutions, self-employed schemes, or offer long structure services to contractors. All payments are made through PAYE only and 100% onshore.
  • We provide full support and assistance to agencies for their employment Intermediaries reporting requirements.

    Perks of our service

  • We offer a dedicated single point of contact for all agencies and contractors.
  • We provide £10m employers' liability insurance, £5m public liability insurance, £2m professional liability insurance.
  • Still not sure?

    Talk to one of our solution specialists, who will talk you through the options available to you.

    Phone: 0131-516-0512 
    Email: info@simplypaid.co.uk

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Whether you want to ring us, request a callback or chat online with our experts rest assured that no matter how you get in touch, you'll always get the best advice