On 1 January 2020 the Wnra entered into force. What does this act do? For civil servants, the private employment and redundancy rights apply to them from that date, as they do to employees in the business sector.

Umc employees also currently fall under private law. What consequences does this have? They are clearly explained in the following animation films, made by the NFU in collaboration with the unions.

You can turn on and select (the language of) the subtitles by clicking on ’cc’ (bottom right).

1. Introduction Wnra

2. From appointment to employment contract

3. Take vacation

4. To object

5. Extension of your employment contract

6. End of your employment contract

7. Compensation upon dismissal