Office for the Equal Treatment of EU Workers

As an EU citizen, you can freely choose the EU country where you want to work. Learn about the rights to which you and your family members are entitled in the context of freedom of movement for workers.

Equal treatment of EU-Workers

As an EU citizen, you can freely choose the EU country where you want to work. Learn about the rights to which you and your family members are entitled in the context of freedom of movement for workers. More

Use the opportunities you have in the German labour market as an EU citizen and take advantage of the support available for jobseekers.

Job seeking

Use the opportunities you have in the German labour market as an EU citizen and take advantage of the support available for jobseekers. More

Are you receiving a fair wage? Is your dismissal lawful? Are you being given enough holiday time? Our information helps you to assess your working conditions.

Working conditions

Are you receiving a fair wage? Is your dismissal lawful? Are you being given enough holiday time? Our information helps you to assess your working conditions. More

There are many benefits to being a member of a trade union and having a collective agreement apply to your employment. Works councils in companies also play an important role in protecting your rights.

Trade unions

There are many benefits to being a member of a trade union and having a collective agreement apply to your employment. Works councils in companies also play an important role in protecting your rights. More

Special rules apply to certain forms of work. If you are employed as an au pair, cross-border worker or seasonal worker, or if you have been posted to Germany by your company, you will find information here about your particular situation.

Special forms of work

Special rules apply to certain forms of work. If you are employed as an au pair, cross-border worker or seasonal worker, or if you have been posted to Germany by your company, you will find information here about your particular situation. More

Here you will learn how you can enforce your rights in relation to your employer and where you can obtain support.

Enforcing your rights

Here you will learn how you can enforce your rights in relation to your employer and where you can obtain support. More