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!
Does your contract include a clause on an unpaid period when your workplace is closed for the winter holiday?
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?
The Parliament has today accepted the proposed changes to the labour policy obligations that affect the right to earnings-related allowance.
Further changes into the Unemployment Security Act from 1.1.2017 onwards. The Parliament has ratified following changes 14 December 2016.
Send us your declaration of income for 2017 in advance to speed up the processing of your application to be submitted for January 2017.
The government has in one of its proposals suggested, that from the first of January, 2017 onwards, unemployment funds shall pay a new benefit, mobility allowance, to those members who start a job with a long travelling time to and from work. As the proposal has already passed its committee handling, it is time to give you all more information about this new allowance.