Can you decline a request for unpaid leave?

Requests to take unpaid leave come about due to a range of circumstances and employees often need to take time off at short notice. There are a few things employers need to consider before deciding whether to approve or decline unpaid leave.

Are you ready for an onslaught of annual leave requests?

It can be difficult for employers to balance annual leave, while ensuring staffing resources allow them to maintain a standard level of operation. To help you prepare for the end of year onslaught of annual leave requests we are going to look at the ins and outs of denying annual leave.