Participation in social matters
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Participation with respect to on-the-job vocational training and education
Employers must inform the works council about planned measures with respect to in-house vocational training and education or retraining. The works council is entitled to submit proposals with respect to in-house vocational training, education and retraining, and to request the implementation of measures. Employers are under an obligation to discuss such proposals and requests with the works council.
Participation with respect to in-house welfare facilities
The works council is entitled to participate in the management of in-house welfare facilities.
Businesses with a works council
These rules apply to all business proprietors established in Austria.
Information on training and education is to be provided at the earliest convenience.
No expert information is available.
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