Leisure activities & Volunteering
The carnival school holidays are fast approaching! In Luxembourg, the school holidays are from Saturday 16 to Sunday 24 February 2019.
If you are travelling abroad, it is about time to check if your identity papers and those of your family are in order. Will you be needing a passport or just an identity card?
Also remember to verify the validity period on your European health insurance card. The expiry date is indicated on the back of your social security card which entitles you to emergency health care on the spot during a temporary stay abroad:
Also remember to inform the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of your stay abroad (Lëtzebuerger am Ausland).
You can declare your stay abroad online with MyGuichet.lu, without using a LuxTrust certificate.
Whatever your destination, declaring your journey abroad can be useful at several levels. In case of mishap during your trip, you will notably benefit from consular assistance in the best conditions.
The Ministry of Labour, Employment and the Social and Solidarity Economy launches its call for projects with a social and societal impact in collaboration with Nyuko ASBL. The programme is called "Impuls 2020".
On 15 July 2020, the financial aid of EUR 5,000 for micro-businesses, the financial aid of EUR 12,500 for businesses employing between 10 and 20 people and the emergency fund for self-employed workers (EUR 3,000, 3,500 or 4,000) will expire. Do not forget to submit your application.
You intend to provide services in the Greater Region, Switzerland or the Netherlands and have questions? In order to facilitate your procedures, the Chamber of Skilled Trades and Crafts has grouped the most frequently asked questions in their FAQ section on services abroad.