What Do I Need To Know About My Employees' Holiday Entitlement?

25 July 2011

Employees have an entitlement to 5.6 weeks of holiday per year, although some employers tend to allow for more than this within their employment contracts. Holiday entitlement also applies to casual workers and shift workers.

Employers can use an accrual system where leave is built up monthly in advance at the rate of one twelfth of the annual leave entitlement. During their first year of employment, workers may be permitted to take...

Login to view more content Not a member? Join now

The Woodworking CPD Programme

Our Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programme enables both individuals and companies develop skills, record success and recognise development needed for your business to excel.

Register for FREE

Already registered for CPD? Login here

The Woodworking CPD Programme