Relationship between annual holidays and other entitlements

36 Employer may allow employee taking annual holidays to take sick leave


This section applies to an employee who is taking annual holidays under this subpart and who then—


becomes sick or injured; or


has a spouse or partner or dependant who becomes sick or injured.


An employee may, with his or her employer’s agreement, take any period of sickness or injury that the employee would otherwise take as an annual holiday as sick leave.

Compare: 1981 No 15 s 14

Section 36(1)(b): amended, on 26 April 2005, by section 7 of the Relationships (Statutory References) Act 2005 (2005 No 3).