Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection
Published at 25 May 2018
Last updated 19 August 2020
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
Jobseeker's Holiday Request form (UP30)
Click Holidays and Social Welfare Payments
for more information.
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