IRE GVT Parental Leave Entitlement


On Jun. 21, IRE GVT issued the extension of periods of leave order.


  • IRE GVT published the Parent’s leave and benefit act 2019 (extension of periods of leave) order 2024 (StIn 300/2024), signed on Jun. 18, 2024.
  • Currently, parental leave entitles 7 weeks' paid leave for each parent, to be taken within a child's first two years, however, this entitlement will be extended to 9 weeks.
  • Effectiveness
  • This order shall come into operation on Aug. 1, 2024.

Regulators IRE GVT
Entity Types CNSM; Corp
Reference StIn 300/2024, 6/21/2024; Act 35/2019; Act 4/2021; Citation: StIn 300/2024;
Functions Compliance; HR; Legal; Operations; Treasury
Countries Ireland
Category
State
Products Corporate; Family/Medical Leave
Regions EMEA
Rule Type Final
Rule Date 6/21/2024
Effective Date 8/1/2024
Rule Id 216816
Linked to N/A
Reg. Last Update 6/21/2024
Report Section EU

Last substantive update on 06/26/2024