Increasing holiday entitlement: a further consultation

Close date: 13 April 2007

The Government consults on further proposals and draft regulations to increase holiday entitlement.  It proposes to amend the Working Time Regulations 1998 to increase the statutory entitlement to paid holiday from four weeks to 4.8 weeks from 1 October 2007, and from 4.8 weeks to 5.6 weeks on 1 October 2008, subject to a maximum statutory entitlement of 28 days.
Consultation document:
Increasing the holiday entitlement - A further consultation (PDF format, 3.10MB)
Government response:
Holiday entitlement