Updated to include additional information on background checks during the selection process.
An employment law guide to termination of employment in Austria, including notice periods, special dismissal protection, redundancy, termination procedures, severance payments and certificates of employment.
An employment law guide to employee rights in Austria, including hours of work, rest breaks and rest periods, holiday and holiday pay, parental rights, part-time and fixed-term work, transfers of undertakings and data protection.
An employment law guide to pay and benefits in Austria, including equal pay, deductions from wages, pensions, minimum pay rates, and income tax and social security.
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.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Austria, including trade unions, collective bargaining and agreements, works councils, works agreements and European Works Councils, informing and consulting, and board-level employee representation.
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.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Austria.