Nasa Umbrella Ltd Review

Company Type: Umbrella Company | Limited Company | Accountancy Service | CIS Scheme

Editor's Highlights:

  • NASA Umbrella offer a PAYE umbrella service and CIS service at very low cost. In addition they are also able to offer limited company set-up and accountancy services.

We Asked:


Q: What makes your service stand out from the competition?

  • Our Umbrella service costs just £12.50 per week worked
  • 24/7 access to our user-friendly Online Portal
  • Same day Faster payments as standard at no extra cost
  • Pension contributions and Childcare Voucher Scheme Available
  • Electronic Payslips
  • Comprehensive range of insurance cover
  • Full Employment Benefits – SSP, SMP, SPP
  • Dedicated payroll team on hand to help from 8.30am – 6.00pm Mon-Fri
  • Specialist Contractor Accountancy services for just £99 + VAT per month
  • Our fee for CIS workers is a similarly low £12.50 per week

Q: What qualifies a contractor to use your service?

If you are a contractor or Temporary worker then we can help.

Providing you are earning £8 per hour or more then you can benefit from using our umbrella.


Q: How much do you charge?

We charge a fixed admin fee of just £12.50 per week worked

You’ll only ever pay our fee whilst you are actually working.


Q: Can I claim expenses?

Most contractors are able to claim expenses, which Nasa Umbrella will offset against their tax and NI deductions.

Nasa Umbrella operates a HMRC approved Expense Dispensation, which is simple, compliant and will help save you money.


Q: What level of insurance do you offer?

Included in our weekly fee you’ll find Employers, Public and Products liability insurance at £10M and £5M respectively.

We also offer Professional Indemnity Insurance at £1M


Q: Is there a minimum joining period?

Quite simply, no.

Regardless of the length of your contract, there are no notice periods, no tie-ins, no joining or leaving fees.


Q: How do you ensure compliance with legislation?

Nasa Umbrella has taken legal advice to ensure our contracts are in line with all relevant legislation, especially the recent Agency Workers Regulations (AWR).

We will liaise with your agency/client upon your registration to ensure all processes are compliant with AWR.

In addition, Nasa Umbrella has been succesfully audited by both Lawspeed and TEAM (The Employment Agencies Movement).


Q: How long have you been established and what is the company background?

Nasa Consulting has been trading since 2006. In 2009, for compliance and branding reasons, a separate company was set up under the name of Nasa Umbrella. Currently Nasa Umbrella payrolls over 2500 happy contractors every week, with more joining every day.


Q: Anything else you'd like to add?

If you are working self-employed under the CIS Scheme, it’s £12.50 per week.

We also offer Specialist Contractor Accountancy services and LTD company set ups from just £99 + VAT per month.


Q: What's included?

  • Online Portal
  • Account Manager
  • Multicurrency Payments
  • Tax Return Service
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Prof. Indemnity Insurance
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Employers Liability Insurance

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