Terms of Employment (Information) Act 1994

Notification of changes.


5.(1) Subject to subsection (2), whenever a change is made or occurs in any of the particulars of the statement furnished by an employer under section 3, 4 or 6, the employer shall notify the employee in writing of the nature and date of the change as soon as may be thereafter, but not later than—

F22[(a) the day on which the change takes effect, or]

(b) where the change is consequent on the employee being required to work outside the State for a period of more than 1 month, the time of the employee’s departure.

(2) Subsection (1) does not apply in relation to a change occurring in provisions of statutes or instruments made under statute F23[, other than a registered employment agreement or employment regulation order,] or of any other laws or of any administrative provisions or collective agreements referred to in the statement given under section 3 or 4.




Substituted (16.12.2022) by European Union (Transparent and Predictable Working Conditions) Regulations 2022, S.I. No. 686 of 2022, reg. 8.


Inserted (1.08.2012) by Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 2012 (32/2012), s. 18(c), S.I. No. 302 of 2012.

Editorial Notes:


Redress and appeal procedures for purpose of section provided (1.10.2015) by Workplace Relations Act 2015 (16/2015), ss. 41, 44 and sch. 5 part 1 item 4, sch. 6 part 1 item 5, sch. 6 part 2 item 5, S.I. No. 410 of 2015.


Previous affecting provision: compliance notice procedure in respect of section provided by Workplace Relations Act (16/2015), s. 28 and sch. 4 item 2, not commenced; deleted (1.10.2015) by National Minimum Wage (Low Pay Commission) Act 2015 (22/2015), s. 20(1)(q), S.I. No. 411 of 2015.