Leave

Information on annual leave, sick leave, maternity, paternity and parental leave, public holidays and other leave.

Brazil :: Public holidays 2021

  January 1 New Year’s Day (Friday) April 21 Tiradentes Day (Wednesday) May 1 Labour Day (Saturday) September 7 Independence Day (Tuesday) October 12 Lady of Aparecida Day (Tuesday) November 2 All Souls Day (Tuesday) November 15 Republic Day (Monday) December 25 Christmas Day (Saturday) There are also a number of optional national holidays such as Christmas Eve (after 2pm) and New Year’s Eve (after 2pm) …

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Brazil :: Sick leave

Employees are entitled to 15 days of sick leave per year, paid for by their employer at their normal salary rate …

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Brazil :: Public holidays 2020

  January 1 New Year’s Day (Wednesday) April 21 Tiradentes Day (Tuesday) May 1 Labour Day (Friday) September 7 Independence Day (Monday) October 12 Lady of Aparecida Day (Monday) November 2 All Souls Day (Monday) November 15 Republic Day (Sunday) December 25 Christmas Day (Friday) There are also a number of optional national holidays such as Christmas Eve (after 2pm) and New Year’s Eve (after 2pm) …

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Brazil :: Other leave

Employees are entitled to leave for other occasions: Two days should be given in the event of the death of a spouse, ascendant, descendant, sibling or an economic dependent …

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Brazil :: Maternity and paternity leave

Maternity leave Female employees in the private sector are entitled to 120 calendar days of maternity leave …

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Brazil :: Annual leave

Employees are entitled to 30 days of paid annual leave, in addition to the public holidays occurring during the year …

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