Information for employees


  • You can find information on the Bundesministerium für Arbeit [Federal Ministry for Labour] (BMAS) here>>
  • You can find information on the DGB (Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund) [German labour union federation here>>
  • Reduced working hours: You can find information on the Agentur für Arbeit [Employment Agency] here>>
  • The EU-Gleichbehandlungsstelle [Equality bodies] provides information for cross-border workers and self-employed persons here>>
  • The Bureau´s voor Belgische en Duitse zaken [Offices for Belgian and German affairs] provides information for cross-border workers between the Netherlands and Belgium as well as the Netherlands and Germany: here>>
  • You can find information on the Ministeriums für Arbeit, Gesundheit und Soziales NRW [Ministry for Labour, Health and Social Affairs] here>>
  • Detailed information on the short-time worker allowance is available from the Bundesregierung [German Federal Government] here>>.

You can find detailed information on short-time worker allowance in this article.