Time off for antenatal appointments
- Pregnant employees are entitled to reasonable paid time off for antenatal care.
- Fathers and partners of pregnant women are entitled to unpaid time off to attend two ante-natal appointments.
- Time off is capped at six and a half hours for each appointment.
- Adopters are allowed time off for adoption appointments.
- Surrogacy parents will be allowed unpaid time off for two antenatal visits.