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Can my boss force me to cash in my holiday days instead of

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can my boss force me to cash in my holiday days instead of giving me the days off ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Alice H replied 1 year ago.
My name is ***** ***** I am happy to help you. Do you have a written contract of employment with your holiday entitlement?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
yes I do but it says nothing about the boss forcing me to cash in.
Expert:  Alice H replied 1 year ago.
Your boss cannot change the terms of your employment contract without your agreement. So, unless you agree, he cannot force you to take cash instead of time off. To do so would amount to a breach of contract. You also have a legal right to take time off.
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