Is a verbal job offer legal? | Acas

If someone offers you a job verbally, is it legally binding? Acas Helpline advisor Louise explains the legal basis of verbal contracts. Changing or varying a contract Acas []: Help and advice for employers and employees Acas advice and guidance [] Acas tools and resources [] Acas training and business solutions [] Acas Helpline Online [] Acas publications [] Contact Acas [] [Social media icons] Twitter Facebook Linkedin Keep up to date on UK workplace issues: sign up to the Acas Newsletter []

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