Family Responsibilities

Paternity Leave

There is no provision concerning paternity leave in the Employment Act, 2010.

Parental Leave

There is no provision concerning parental leave in the Employment Act, 2010.

Flexible Work Option for Parents / Work-Life Balance

It is encouraged that employers grant their employees paid leave in addition to their annual leave entitlement, for circumstances where in case of fathers, a child is born; when the employee’s child is seriously ill; and when in the event of death of an employee’s spouse, life partner, parent, grandparent, child, grandchild or sibling.

Source: Rule 9 of the Code of Good Practice: Maternity Benefits and Family Responsibility

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