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Flexible working – current rights & consultation for change

In this episode 182 of the podcast I bring you details of the current legal right to request flexible working and what employers need to know, as well as detail about the consultation for change to the flexible working rights and requirements.

In this episode of the podcast I cover:

  • The Government’s consultation behind the proposed changes to the current arrangements for flexible working.
  • The current flexible working request regime.
  • The proposed changes.
  • How will the proposed changes work in practice.
  • Practical tips for managing flexible working requests
  • FAQ’s about flexible working.

You may also find the following helpful.

Right to request Flexible Working : Episode 1

What are the benefits of implementing flexible working in your business?

Free Flexible Working Request Policy

Employee wins £180,000 in compensation for refusal of flexible working request

Fixed Price Advice from Real Experts

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The information contained in this Podcast and post is provided for guidance and is a snapshot of the law at the time. It is provided for your information only and should not be used as a substitute for obtaining legal advice that it specific to your particular circumstances.

The guidance should not be relied upon in any decision making process. It is strongly recommended that you seek advice before taking action.