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Download BrightPay

BrightPay is available for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X. Click below to download and install BrightPay on your PC or Mac.

Download BrightPay 2020/21 for Windows Version 20.5
Download BrightPay 2020/21 for macOS Version

System Requirements

BrightPay for Windows

  • Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 SP1
  • .NET Framework 4.6
  • 1 Ghz Processor
  • 512 MB RAM (1+ GB recommended)

BrightPay for Mac

  • macOS (previously OS X) 10.9 (Mavericks) or higher (see compatible Macs here).

Previous Versions

Each version of BrightPay is a fully HMRC recognised payroll software product (previously HMRC accredited). Previous versions are available for Windows only.


Microsoft .NET Framework

BrightPay requires the Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.6. Most PCs have the .NET Framework version 4.6 already installed. For those which don't, the BrightPay software setup program will automatically attempt to download and install it.

To install BrightPay on a PC with no internet connection, you may need to download and install the .NET Framework manually.