Temporary work in the public sector included in the Belgium federal government declaration
After the Flemish Region, the federal government is preparing, too, to change the rules on the subject. Federgon welcomes the new federal government for this decision.
For years Federgon argues that agency work can and should play an important role in the public sector, within the framework of an appropriate HR policy.
Belgium is, with Greece, the only European country where there are still provisions prohibiting the use of agency work in public services. In practice, many departments (federal and state), cities and municipalities, public companies ... have worked with interim.
For missions of short or longer duration and for a variety of functions: engineers, accountants, secretaries, skilled and unskilled workers. But in many cases, with the foot on the brake, because there were always these prohibitions.