Your questions answered: Can we extend an employee’s probationary period?

By Portner Press on October 10th, 2018
  1. Workplace Policies
  2. Employment Contracts


If an employee has completed their probationary period, but we have some issues with their behaviour and performance, can we extend their probationary period for a further 3 months?


You can generally extend the probationary period by agreement, or unilaterally if the employee’s contract gives your business the right to do so.

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