SFA Guideline on Annual Leave and Public Holidays

Statutory annual leave and public holiday entitlements are set out under Part III of the Organisation of Working Time Act, 1997. This Guideline aims to provide employers with information on annual leave and public holidays. Both the legal and non-legal aspects are considered. There is no qualifying period for annual leave. All employees regardless of status (meaning full-time, part-time or temporary) or service qualify for paid annual leave based on the hours they work. Qualification is on the basis of ...

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