Luxembourg – EU Directive to Implement New Intra Company Transfer Permit

Posted on August 28, 2017

Beginning March 23, 2017, the Luxembourg Parliament will implement the European Union (EU) Intra-Company Transfer (ICT) Directive, which will replace the current ICT rules. The EU Intra Company Transfer permit will allow foreign nationals holding ICT permits issued by other… Read more »

Luxembourg – Minimum Salary Increased

Posted on July 22, 2016

The minimum salary has increased for highly skilled foreign workers for Luxembourg’s Blue Card program from € 71,946 to € 73,296 per year. The immigration authorities in Luxembourg have also announced a list of shortage occupations to which a lower… Read more »

LUXEMBOURG – Minimum Salary Increases for EU Blue Card

Posted on July 2, 2015

The Luxembourg government has increased the minimum salary requirements for European Union (EU) Blue Cards, effective immediately. A lower salary threshold now applies to certain shortage occupations in the ICT sector. The government fee for a residence permit application has… Read more »

LUXEMBOURG – Increased Minimum Salary for Local Hires and Intracompany Transferees

Posted on April 3, 2015

The Ministry of Employment in Luxembourg has determined that the new minimum salary level for foreign locally-hired employees and intracompany transferees will be increased to EUR 2,307.56 gross per month. Employers should ensure that they are aware of these changes… Read more »

LUXEMBOURG – Minimum Salary Increases for Blue Card Program

Posted on March 24, 2014

Luxembourg has increased the minimum salary requirement for its Blue Card Program. Blue Card holders must now earn an annual gross salary of at least €69,858, which is only a slight increase from the prior threshold of €69,842. The new… Read more »

LUXEMBOURG – Social Identification Badge Required for Assignees

Posted on February 17, 2014

Effective immediately, employers sending assignees as seconded workers to Luxembourg must declare the secondment to the authorities using a new online tool. A social identification badge must also be ordered for the individual assignee, which should be carried by the… Read more »