Holiday and holiday pay

  • employees
  • conscripts
  • seamen
  • fishermen taxed as employees
  • self-employed persons
  • freelancers
  • pensioners
  • recipients of sickness benefit pursuant to section 8-47, who are temporarily without income-earning work
  • unemployed persons
  • fishermen taxed as self-employed
  • if you take time off or are absent from scheduled activities you have agreed with NAV. Even if there is a period with no activity in your activity plan, you must be available for other measures, such as a summer job, internship or other type of follow-up. 
  • if you take some time off and do not want to be available to NAV for a period. This also applies if you travel within Norway and/or abroad. This counts as absence and you then no longer qualify for work assessment allowance (AAP).