The purpose of this act is to ensure that all employees have annual holidays and holiday pay.
The Annual Holidays Act applies to all persons who work in the employment of others. Excepted from the act are persons employed on ships, and fishermen. These areas are regulated by other acts.
The English translation provided is unofficial. Any disputes shall be decided on the basis of the Norwegian text.
Dette er en engelsk oversettelse av Ferieloven.
The act can be downloaded as pdf- file from the column to the right.
Teksten kan lastes ned i pdf- format via peker til høyre.
Loven trådte i kraft 1. januar 1990.
Loven ble sist endret ved lovendring av 20. juni 2014 nr. 25 med ikraftredelse 1. juli 2014.