Updated to reflect changes to employer’s social security contributions.
Updated to reflect the 2018 remuneration threshold for highly-skilled non-EEA nationals.
Updated to include information on the introduction of a training objective scheme for employers with 10 to 19 employees.
Information on legal service providers for Belgium employment law.
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.
An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Belgium, covering exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, positive action and remedies and penalties.
Useful online resources on employment law in Belgium.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Belgium.