Updated to reflect an increase to night work supplements, effective from 1 September 2018.
Updated to reflect a change to the rates of the national minimum wage, effective 1 September 2018.
Updated to reflect changes to the rules on processing personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation.
Updated to include information on employers’ obligations to consult in relation to the ability of employees to disconnect from work.
Updated to reflect a change to notice periods for employees with less than six months' service.
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.
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.
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.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Belgium.