Jobseekers with a verified MyGovID can notify the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection of their intention to take a holiday.
They can apply for a maximum of two weeks' holidays in each calendar year, and must give a minimum of 10 days' notice.
They cannot apply more than 21 days in advance.
Jobseeker's without a verified MyGovID should fill in the form below and bring it to their local Intreo Centre
Click Holidays and Social Welfare Payments for more information.