Agency Services

WE OFFER BOTH LIMITED CONTRACTOR ACCOUNTANCY SERVICES AND 100% COMPLIANT UMBRELLA SOLUTIONS. WE UNDERSTAND ONE SIZE DOESN’T FIT ALL, AND SO HELP YOUR CONTRACTORS CHOOSE WHAT’S BEST FOR THEM.

Agency Services

As a preferred supplier for some of the UK’s largest recruitment agencies, our services have already given peace of mind to over 40,000 contractors

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We offer both Limited Contractor Accountancy Services and 100% compliant Umbrella Solutions. We understand one size doesn’t fit all, and so help your contractors choose what’s best for them. 

Why work with us?

  • 100% focus on compliance. Audited by Professional Passport, APSCo Affiliated and an FCSA Trade Member so you and your clients can feel safe and secure
  • Unbeatable service with over 25 years specialist experience in the contracting industry
  • We understand one size doesn’t fit all, and so help your contractors decide which solution or service is best for them. A full comparative pay illustration is provided to every contractor
  • Fast and easy set up with either our Umbrella or Limited services
  • Dedicated and experienced account managers, here to support you and your contractors with first class service
  • Partnered with both FreeAgent and Xero giving our accountancy customers a choice of the world’s leading software platforms
  • Membership of our Rewards Scheme offering exclusive shopping discounts at major retailers see brochure

Key benefits of our Umbrella Solution for your contractors

  • Fast and easy set up in minutes
  • Same day payments available
  • 24/7 access to our easy to use online portal
  • Friendly experienced staff to support your contractors all the way
  • Multiple daily payroll runs to ensure that your contractors get paid on time
  • £20m comprehensive insurance package giving you peace of mind
  • Personal accident insurance
  • Claim legitimate business expenses
  • 100% focus on compliance keeping you and your contractors safe and secure
  • Claim HMRC allowable expenses
  • Full statutory employment rights
  • Membership of our Rewards Scheme offering shopping discounts at major retailers

Key benefits of our Limited Company Service to your contractors:

  • Fast set up within 24 hours
  • Low cost fixed monthly fee with no hidden surprises
  • Unlimited access to our award winning accountancy platforms
  • Secure easy to use online portal with 24/7 access from your PC, mobile or tablet
  • Ongoing support and expert advice from a dedicated Accountant
  • FREE self-assessment
  • FREE company registration
  • All payroll, VAT, tax and year end returns completed automatically
  • Operate their business compliantly with unlimited IR35 reviews
  • Know their current tax position with real time accounting
  • Membership of our Rewards Scheme offering shopping discounts at major retailers

How to refer to Umbrella.co.uk

It’s easy to send us a referral.  Email newsignups@umbrella.co.uk

Please tell us the contractor’s name, job title, contact number and pay rate.  We will call them within the hour.

See our helpful guide to the AWR for recruitment agencies

See our helpful Umbrella Guide to Contracting