A notice about cookies

This website uses cookies. Some cookies may have been set already. To find out more about our use of cookies you can visit our Privacy policy. By browsing this website, you agree to our use of cookies.


This is a prototype - your feedback will help us to improve it.


Make a Holiday Request (for Jobseekers)

From: Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

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.