Where you are required to do duty on a public holiday you shall be granted:

  1. Where less than eight days' notice is received: payment of double time; and another day off in lieu.
  2. This day should be notified within four days of the notification of the requirement to work, and the lieu day will be treated, as a public holiday should there be a requirement to work on that day. In any other case, an allowance at the appropriate rate, i.e. double time.
  3. For more information see Reg. 26 & Annex G – Police Regulations.