|Month||Number of days||Working time (in hours)|
|Calendar||Working hours||Calendar days excepting holidays||40 hours. a week||36 hours. a week|
Аrticle 68 of Labour Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated November 23, 2015 (hereinafter - Code) specifies that normal duration of working hours should not exceed 40 hours in a week.
In labour, collective agreements there can be made provisions of less duration of working hours with payment such as normal duration of working time.
Also according to Code is made provision to set part-time duration of working hours for certain categories of workers:
In labour, collective agreements may be provided less than in article 69 of Code the duration of working hours.
In accordance with article 79 of Code there must be carried out in organizations the record of working hours actually worked out by worker.
In accordance with Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated December 13, 2001 No. 267 «On Holidays in the Republic of Kazakhstan» days, when the national and public holidays are celebrated in the Republic of Kazakhstan are declared the holidays in accordance with the labour legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Holidays in the Republic of Kazakhstan are nonworking days.
In case of days off and holidays coincidence the nonworking day is the next working day after holiday.
Holidays are celebrated in the Republic of Kazakhstan:
Independence Day – December 16 - 17;
In this connection, in making out a balance of working time in 2020 taking into consideration of standards of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On Holidays in the Republic of Kazakhstan» holidays coinciding with days off (Saturday, Sunday) are postponed to the next working day after holiday:
In five day working week
in six day working week:
In accordance with article 84 of Code in five day or six day working week the common day off is Sunday. The second day off in five day working week is set by collective agreements or rules of labor routine.
First day of Qurban Ait, celebrated by Muslim calendar, the 7th of January - Orthodox Christmas are nonworking days.
In 2020 the first day of Qurban Ait is on July 31.
The rate of working time for months, quarters and 2020 in general in working days (hours) is in production calendar. It is timed by five day and six day working week calendar based on eight-, seven- and six-hours working day in the time of 40-hours and 36-hours working week.
In 2020 the rate of working hours is:
in the time of 40-hours working week:
in the time of 36-hours working week:
Monthly number of working days in 2020 is:
Monthly number of calendar days in 2020 is 29,33 (without holidays, established by legislation act of the Republic of Kazakhstan).