Processing time


The oldest first application for earnings-related unemployment allowance currently waiting to be processed arrived on 7.3.2017.

The oldest follow-up applications currently waiting to be processed arrived on 16.3.2017.

Are you interested in following the processing of your own application? This information you will find in our Openetti-service in the section “Application processing status”, kindly see instructions here.

General information about the processing of applications, both for earnings-related unemployment allowance and job alternation compensation can be found here.


23.01.2017 On self-employed persons and salaried employees

Many of our members are both salaried employees and self-employed persons. How is the labour policy assessment different for these types of employment?

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16.01.2017 Is your post coming late?

There are delays in the delivery of post. Openetti resolves the problem!

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29.12.2016 Mobility allowance must be applied for before you start to work

Do you have a new job that starts in January? Have you plans to apply for mobility allowance?

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20.12.2016 Teachers’ Unemployment Fund is redesigning the visual look of its website in accordance with the users’ wishes

Teachers’ Unemployment Fund is redesigning the visual look of its website. The Fund canvassed the users’ opinion of the three layout options. There was a clear winner among the proposed alternatives, which will be complemented by elements from the other supported proposals. The refreshed look was published to the users on Monday, 19 December 2016.

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22.03.2017 Attachments of your application

We occasionally receive questions from our members about what you can do to make sure your application can be processed as quickly as possible. This is a welcome question because we want to process all applications as fast as possible. This four-point checklist was drawn up in five minutes when we discussed the matter at our office!

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10.02.2017 Easy steps to earnings-related allowance before the winter holiday – what, how and when?

Does your contract include a clause on an unpaid period when your workplace is closed for the winter holiday?

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10.01.2017 Five myths on adjusted allowances

Five myths on adjusted earnings-related unemployment allowances for part-time employees and how the adjusted allowance actually works.

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22.12.2016 Nine steps to earnings-related allowance before New Year – what, how and when?

Are you being employed this autumn and have not applied for earning-related allowance from us? Will your employment terminate in November or December or does your contract include a clause on an unpaid period?

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