Bank holiday resources

As the summer bank holiday for England, Wales and Northern Ireland approaches, we highlight popular resources to help employers manage bank holidays. Under working time rules, workers are entitled to 5.6 weeks' minimum statutory leave a year, which may include public and bank holidays.

Check our guides and FAQs below for more information on whether or not employees can be required to work on bank holidays, how much workers should be paid and how to deal with common situations that arise on bank holidays.

Guidance on bank holidays: