Holiday leave definition

What does Holiday leave mean?

The employees' right to holiday leave either in accordance with the contract of employment or the Working Time Regulations 1998.

The employee's minimum rights to holiday leave are set out in the Working Time Regulations 1998 which specify a minimum of 20 days' leave (inclusive of Public Holidays). Quite often the contract of employment enhances this entitlement further and sets out the rules about how and when holiday leave can be taken.

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Holiday leave is referenced 1 in Halsbury's Laws of England

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