Posting of Employees

In accordance with the regulations, a person who is normally employed in one Member State and is posted by their employer to another Member State continues to be subject to the legal provisions of the first Member State.


Duration of Posting and Certificate

The expected duration of the posting must not exceed 24 months. The (self-employed) worker must be provided with the PD A1 certificate.


An Austrian company is to deliver and install machinery in Hungary. For this purpose, an employee of this company will be working in Hungary for ten months. Which legal provisions apply to this person during the ten months?


Employee resides and works in:               Austria

Employee is posted to:                                Hungary

Company headquarters:                              Austria

Applicable legal provisions:                       Austria