Breastfeeding Policy overview
The Breastfeeding Policy supports and encourages employees who want to breastfeed or express milk in the workplace.
Who does this apply to?
This policy applies to all employees who are breastfeeding or chestfeeding, or producing milk for a baby.
6 page [pdf]
The flowchart outlines the key steps in the process when an employee wants to breastfeed or express milk in the workplace. View an accessible text alternative to the visual flowchart.
The Breastfeeding Policy comes with extensive support to ensure the consistent application of the policies across all NHSScotland employers. These supporting documents form part of the standard for workforce policies that apply to all NHSScotland employees.
Principles and values
Learn about the principles and values that make sure employees and workers are treated fairly and consistently at work.
View the advice and support available to help anyone with personal or workplace difficulties while involved in workforce policy processes.
Right to be represented
The right to be represented applies to employees at any stage of a workforce policy process. Find out what this means for you.