Updated to include information on the requirement for employers to provide automatic participation in a pension plan.
Updated to include additional information on the measures that prohibit discrimination in the recruitment and selection process.
Updated to reflect 2017 capped amount for calculating statutory severance payments.
An employment law guide to training and development in Turkey, including apprenticeships and student training placements.
Useful online resources on employment law in Turkey.
An employment law guide to contracts of employment in Turkey, including probationary periods, types of contract, written statements of terms of employment, variation of contract and non-competition clauses.
An employment law guide to employee rights in Turkey, including hours of work, rest breaks and rest periods, holiday and holiday pay, maternity and pregnancy rights, parental, paternity and carer's leave, part-time and fixed-term employees, transfers of undertakings, and disciplinary and grievance matters.
An employment law guide to equal opportunities in Turkey, including exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, victimisation, positive action, and remedies and penalties.
An employment law guide to health and safety in Turkey, including duties on employers and employees, safety representatives, enforcement and penalties, and compensation for occupational injury or illness.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Turkey, including trade unions, collective bargaining and collective agreements, informing and consulting employees, and industrial action, including strikes and lock-outs.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Turkey.