Christmas Holiday Pay in Ireland

There can be some confusion about entitlement to holiday pay or extra pay for workers on bank holidays or public holidays such as  Christmas Day ,  New Years Day,  Good Friday or St  Patrick’s Day. Christmas Day, St Stephen’s Day and New Year’s Day are public holidays in Ireland . Good Friday, Christmas Eve and […]
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Holiday Pay for St Patrick’s Day 2019

St. Patrick’s Day 2019 falls on a Sunday and is a Public Holiday. Monday 18th March 2019 is a Bank Holiday NOT a Public Holiday –  so the banks will be closed, but is a normal working day for everyone else. Many businesses in Ireland that operate Monday to Friday will probably treat Monday 18th […]
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Increased Pay for Cleaning Staff

Employment Regulation Order for Contract Cleaners A new  Employmment Regulation Order (ERO) came into force in Ireland on October 1st 2015. The  Order  applies to workers ” employed by undertakings engaged in whole or in  part on the provision of cleaning and janitorial services in, or on the exterior  of,  establishments  including hospitals, offices, shops, stores, factories, apartment buildings, […]
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