Updated to include information on a new job creation measure subsidising non-wage labour costs for employers.
Updated to include information on the limitation to dismissal protection for employees over the age of 50, effective 1 July 2017.
Updated to include information on part-time return-to-work arrangements, available from 1 July 2017.
Updated to include information on the 2017 equalisation duty rates.
Updated to include additional information on workplaces without works councils.
An employment law guide to training and development in Austria, including repayment of training costs and apprenticeships.
Useful online resources on employment law in Austria.
An employment law guide to contracts of employment in Austria, including types of contract, written statements of terms of employment, variation of contract and probationary periods.
An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Austria, including harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, positive action, active measures and remedies and penalties.
An employment law guide to health and safety in Austria, including duties on employers and employees, safety representatives, enforcement and penalties, and compensation for occupational injury and illness.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Austria.