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Handling flexible working requests

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Last updated on 21 February 2017
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Confidently respond to any flexible working requests you receive, such as an employee wishing to go part-time, with this article. We look at the statutory application process for a request, how you must respond to them, and what are reasonable grounds for refusing a request.

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Contents

  1. 1 Right to request flexible working
  2. 2 Forms of flexible working
  3. 3 Application process
  4. 4 Responding to requests
  5. 5 Grounds for refusing a request
  6. 6 Appeals against a decision

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