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Resignation letter template

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Our resignation letter template can be used by an employee as a formal method of submitting notice that they intend to resign from their employment.

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5 mins
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resignation letter template

What is a Resignation letter?

A resignation letter is a written notice that an employee submits to their employer to inform them of their intention to leave their job or position.

It typically includes the date on which the resignation is effective and may provide a brief explanation for why the employee is leaving.

A resignation letter is an important part of the resignation process, as it serves as formal documentation of the employee's decision to leave the company.

Issued by who, to whom
Who should issue this letter, and to whom?
The Employee to the Employer (you)
Applicable legal jurisdictions
In which jurisdictions can this letter be used?
Great Britain & NI (United Kingdom), Worldwide

Resignation [Delete this line]

[Company name]

[Sender address]

 

[date]

[Recipient name]

[Recipient address]

 

Dear [Recipient first name],

 

Resignation

Please accept this as formal notice of my resignation from the position of [job title], with effect from [date].

I realise that my contract of employment requires me to work until [date][, however Id be grateful to be released earlier on [date].]

[While I believe that I am moving for good reasons, I am sorry to leave, and I thank you for your support during my time with the company, which I have found enjoyable and fulfilling.]

Please let me know the arrangements for handing back company equipment and handing over outstanding work and responsibilities.

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Yours [faithfully | sincerely],

 

 

[Sender name]

[Sender job title]

[Sender telephone]
[Sender email]

What communication / process sequence is this part of?

This step
Resignation letter template
Next step
Guides
Guide to managing an employee resignation

Our Guide to Managing an Employee Resignation offers step-by-step instructions for a smooth transition, ensuring professionalism and maintaining positive relationships.

Why buy our Resignation letter template?

  • It's easily editable and implementable, saving you time and money
  • It's designed by CIPD accedited Chartered HR practitioners with operational experience in this area
  • You will maintain compliance with ACAS guidelines, legislation, and industry best practices
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