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Staff alert: 2022 Reminder Covid-19 Special Leave

Dear colleagues,

This is a reminder that Special Leave with Pay for officers with a confirmed case of Covid-19 can continue up to a maximum of 7 calendar days.

Please note that the maximum duration of 7 calendar days has been in place since 1st July 2022.

The leave must be supported by a positive test for Covid-19 and by ongoing medical certification.

Managers: please note that a certified sick leave absence must be raised for any officers who are still unwell after the 7 calendar days.

If you have any queries or require any further information regarding special paid leave for Covid-19, these can be found in the publications area of the NSSO website:

Otherwise queries about this alert can be submitted through the Case Management System

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Kind regards

Leave Management

National Shared Services Office

September 2022

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