CAN I COLLECT UNEMPLOYMENT AND BECOME A MEMBER OF A LOCAL COUNCIL WITH FULL OR PARTIAL?

As a member of a Local council, for the exercise of its position in a full or partial, has the right to percebre retribucions and, therefore, must be discharged into the General regime of Social security.

In the case of exclusive contract, rewards for the work will be incompatible with unemployment benefit.

If, through the Town Hall certificate, shows that will play the post-time, you can combine the perception of benefits with their retribucions, but will reduce the amount of the benefit or subsidy Part proportional to the length of time.

If you are receiving unemployment benefit, it is necessary that their incomes they do not exceed the limit of 75 % of Minimum Wage (SMI).

You can also opt for low in benefits.

If a member of a Local council could not partial or full-time, but perceived remuneration for effective assistance to meetings of collegiate bodies of the corporation, in the amount specified by the full of the same, remuneration of these attendances and unemployment benefits would be compatible if the performance of office cash not prevented him from fulfilling their obligations as beneficiary of benefits.

It is understood that the remuneration is compatible with the work and which itself is not pay for a job, but a mere compensation. However, these perceptions are considered rents in order to establish the requirement lack of own incomesas required by the current regulations, to access and be perceiver unemployment subsidy, if not exceed 75 % of SMI cited above.