Depending on your company policy, you may wish for public holidays to deduct (or not) from your leave allowance.
Leave Dates can accommodate either scenario, as described in the table below:
|Public holidays do not deduct from an allowance
|Public holidays do deduct from an allowance
The public holiday functionality in Leave Dates treats holidays as non-working days, similar to weekends. Therefore, any holidays set up in this way will not deduct from employee allowances.
To configure Leave Dates in this way, follow the steps in this guide
To deduct public holidays from an allowance, the leave request process should be used, rather than the public holiday functionality.
By adding the public holidays as leave records, they will deduct in the same way as annual leave.