Leave

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

Hungary :: Public holidays 2019

  January 1 New Year’s Day (Tuesday) March 15 Revolution Day (Friday) April 19 Good Friday April 22 Easter Monday May 1 Labour Day (Wednesday) June 10 Whit Monday August 19 Public Holiday (workday moved to Saturday August 10) (Monday) August 20 Saint Stephen’s Day/National Day (Tuesday) October 23 Republic Day (Wednesday) November 1 All Saints’ Day (Friday) December 24 Public Holiday (workday moved to Saturday December 7) (Tuesday) December 25 Christmas Day (Wednesday) December 26 Second Day of Christmas (Thursday) December 27 Public Holiday (workday moved to Saturday December 14) (Friday) Note: These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates …

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Hungary :: Parental leave and benefits

A father is entitled to take up to five days’ leave for the birth of a single child or seven days’ leave in the case of twins …

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Hungary :: Sickness absence

Employee reporting requirements  All periods of sickness absence must be certified by a medical practitioner …

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Hungary :: Public holidays 2020

  January 1 New Year’s Day (Wednesday) March 15 Revolution Day (Sunday) April 10 Good Friday April 13 Easter Monday May 1 Labour Day (Friday) June 1 Whit Monday August 20 Saint Stephen’s Day/National Day (Thursday) October 23 Republic Day (Friday) November 1 All Saints’ Day (Sunday) December 25 Christmas Day (Friday) December 26 Second Day of Christmas (Saturday) Note: These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates …

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Hungary :: Other leave

In addition to annual leave, paid time off must also be given for the death of a close relative, to perform civic duties, to give blood or to attend a compulsory medical examination …

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Hungary :: Maternity, paternity and parental leave

Pregnant women are entitled to a minimum of 24 weeks’ maternity leave …

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Hungary :: Annual leave

All employees are entitled to a base annual leave allowance of four weeks’ paid leave each year …

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