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Coronavirus: changes to annual leave carry-over

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An amendment has been made to the Working Time Regulations 1998 (WTR) with effect from 27 March 2020 to allow workers to carry over any untaken statutory leave into the next two years, where leave has not been taken because of the coronavirus pandemic. These changes come amid concerns that the UK’s key industries, such as healthcare, may face staff shortages during the crisis due to current leave requirements.

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