Financing & Support measures
Employers who hire unemployed older workers may, under certain conditions, receive state aid.
Moreover, in order to stimulate the labour market, until 30 June 2022 inclusive, any private-sector employer legally established in Luxembourg is entitled to the reimbursement of the employer's share of social security contributions when employing unemployed persons:
Thus, the age requirement for the unemployed person hired in order to be eligible for this aid is temporarily lowered to the age of 30 instead of 45.
However, the reimbursement of the employer's share of social security contributions for unemployed persons between the ages of 30 and 45 may not exceed one year.
Furthermore, the conditions for registration with the ADEM, the declaration of vacant position and the duration of registration do not apply in the case of hiring an employee aged at least 30 years and:
Find out in our explanatory information page about the steps to be taken to benefit from this aid.
Medium energy-consuming companies can now apply for aid via MyGuichet.lu.
The last chance to apply for State Financial Aid for Higher Education (AideFi) for the winter semester 2022 is Wednesday 30 November.
Three new SME support programmes have been made available and cover the areas of sustainability, customer experience and digitalisation.