1. Annual leave policy - It is set up to allow all or a certain group of employees to be able to submit annual leave requests.

  2. Generic leave policy - Leave policies that fall outside of the annual leave and emergency leave category. For example, medical leave and study leave. It is set up to allow all or a certain group of employees to be able to submit leave requests. 

  3. Emergency leave policy - It is set up to allow all or a certain group of employees to be able to submit emergency leave requests. An emergency leave policy comes attached to an annual leave policy. 

  4. Special leave policy - Special leave policies are umbrella leave policies. It sets one leave balance that can be used across or drawn from multiple leave policies. 

  5. Replacement credit policy - This allows employees to request for replacement leaves. When  requests are approved, it adds the number of days requested to the employees’ leave balance.