Manager can create new absence type that all employees can use. This can be done through the portal or the mobile app.

  1. Login to the portal on https://portal.away4.com
  2. Go to Administration > Departments
  3. Click on the Settings button beside root department
  4. Navigate to Absence types tab
  5. Click on Add absence type button in Absence types section
  6. Enter name of absence type, choose color, optionally enter yearly allocation and mark Requires approval and Past registration allowed checkboxes
  7. Click on Save button and click on Save button in the Settings for department pop-up window


The absence type will be created. The absence with created absence type can be used by all employees of department.