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Are you working for a staffing agency?

Are you working for a staffing agency? From 01.01.2019 there will be new rules that give you a more predictable work situation.

You must have an empolyment contract which shows your real employment rate.

You will have salary according to your employment rate

You need to know when to work, either daily or periodically


The Fellesforbundet has long fought for better conditions for those working in the staffing industry. The amendment came as a result of hard work from the Fellesforbundet,  our elected representatives and local departments.

Would you and your colleagues know more about what rights you have and want to do something to make your workplace better, sign up for the Fellesforbundet.



The amendments to the Working Environment Act, which will come into effect on 01.01.2019


  1. Clarification of what is permanent employment - Section 14-9 (2):

Section 14-9 (1) of the Working Environment Act will read as follows:


Employee must be hired. With permanent employment, this Act means that the employment is continuous, that the law's rules on termination of employment conditions apply and that the employee is guaranteed predictability for work in the form of a real job position.


  1. Regulation of working hours - Requirements for content in written employment contract - Section 14-6 (1) j:

The employment agreement shall contain information on matters of significant importance in the employment relationship, including:

  1. j) Length and location of daily and weekly working hours. If the work is to be carried out periodically, the employment contract shall determine or provide a basis for calculating when the work is to be performed.