Short-time working related to the economic recovery: deadline for submitting the application for the month of August

Coronavirus / Covid-19

Since 1 July, new procedures for granting short-time working to companies affected by the COVID-19 crisis are applicable and will remain so until 31 December 2020.

The company, or its representative (e.g. a fiduciary), is required to submit the application using their business eSpace on

For August 2020, applications must be submitted via by 12 July 2020 at the latest.

For more information on short-time working related to the economic recovery, you can consult our explanatory text as well as our FAQ on short-time working.

Furthermore, since 18 June 2020, the hotline 8002-9191 has been operating every working day between 8.00 and 17.00 to answer questions on applications for short-time working related to the economic recovery.

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