Updated to reflect increase to national minimum wage rates, effective from 1 June 2016.
An employment law guide to recruitment and selection in Belgium, covering discrimination, advertising vacancies, induction of new recruits, young people and children, and foreign nationals.
An employment law guide to termination of employment in Belgium, covering notice periods, summary dismissal on serious grounds, unfair dismissal, constructive dismissal, and collective redundancies.
An employment law guide to health and safety in Belgium, covering duties on employers and employees, safety representatives, enforcement and penalties, and compensation for injury or illness.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Belgium, covering trade unions, collective bargaining, informing and consulting employees, informing and consulting prior to redundancies, informing and consulting prior to transfers, European Works Councils, and industrial action and picketing.
Useful online resources on employment law in Belgium.
An employment law guide to contracts of employment in Belgium, covering probationary periods, types of contract, written statement of terms of employment and variation of contract.
Updated to reflect increase to night work supplements, effective from 1 June 2016.
An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Belgium, covering exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, positive action and remedies and penalties.
An employment law guide to training and development in Belgium, covering paid training leave, apprenticeships and other training-related contracts.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Belgium.