Annex 25: Arrangements for general and public holidays over the Christmas and New Year holiday periods

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Table 19

When 25 December falls on a Friday
Friday 25 December  The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Except that any employee
working on 25, 26 and 28
December will be entitled
to two public holidays.
Any employee working on
all four of these days will
be entitled to a maximum
of two public holidays and
one "Sunday".

 
 
 
Saturday 26 December  The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Sunday 27 December  The provisions for work
on a Sunday apply
Monday 28 December  The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Friday 1 January  The provisions for work on a public holiday apply

Table 20

When 25 December falls on a Saturday 
Saturday 25 December   The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply 
Except that any employee
working on 25, 27 and 28
December will be entitled to
a maximum of two public
holidays. Any employee
working on 25, 26 and 27
December or on 26, 27 and
28 December or on all four
of these days will be entitled
to a maximum of two public
holidays and one "Sunday". 

 
 
 
Sunday 26 December  The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Monday 27 December  The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Tuesday 28 December  The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Saturday 1 January  The provisions for work
 on a public holiday apply 
Except that an employee
working on 1 and 3 January
will be entitled to a
maximum of one public
holiday.Any Employee
working on all three of these
days will be entitled to one
public holiday and one
"Sunday".

 
Sunday 2 January  The provisions for work
on a Sunday apply
Monday 3 January  The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply

Table 21

When 25 December falls on a Sunday
Saturday 24 December The normal provisions for work on a Saturday apply

Sunday 25 December The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Any employee working on
all three of these days will
be entitled to a maximum
of two public holiday and
one "Sunday". 

 
 
Monday 26 December  The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Tuesday 27 December The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Sunday 1 January The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply
Except that any employee
working on both of these
days will be entitled to a
maximum of one public
holiday and one
"Sunday". 

 
Monday 2 January The provisions for work
on a public holiday apply

1. Staff will be entitled to the rate of pay which would normally apply to public holiday working.

2. Local partnerships are free to vary these provisions to meet local operational needs, so long as there are no more than three public holidays in the combined Christmas and New Year holiday period.


Pay circular (AforC) 3/2013: amendment number 29

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