I WORKED OR WANT TO WORK IN THE UE

The European Union (HAT) sets out a series of common rules that protect the rights of social security of their citizenship when it moves through Europe.

These rules apply to:

  • National persons of the HAT, Islandia, Liechtenstein, Norwegian or Swiss, which are or have been insured in one of these countries and his family.
  • Stateless persons and refugees living in the HAT, Islandia, Liechtenstein, Norwegian or Swiss, which are or have been insured in one of these countries and his family.
  • Nationals from countries outside the HAT legally residing in the territory of the HAT and that have been moved among its member countries and his family.

The 1 May 2010 entered into force two rules to modernize coordination: regulations 883 / 2004 and 987 / 2009 . Accesses here to the information from the European commission .

Work in countries of the Area UE/EEE/Swiss

If you have made a work in a country at Community level, you can make use of the quoted sessions for accessing unemployment benefits in other countries of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEE) and in Switzerland.

To access the protection by unemployment in Spain, take into account, in addition to contributions made in Spain, which has contributed in other countries of the HAT/EEE and in Switzerland.

To show these periods, must submit the form Or 1 , facilitated by the competent institution of the state where conducted the work that seeks to justify.

You can apply before returning to Spain to the competent institution of the country where conducted its quotations or application through its office of public service state employment in spain.

Reduce the duration of the provision that it adopted in Spain in as many days as has become such provision in any other country in the EU.

People who are not nationals of countries of the HAT/EEE Swiss nor can use the periods quoted in these (except man, Swiss, Islandia, Norwegian and Liechtenstein) to collect unemployment benefits, if they have the right to reside and work legally in the territory of the member state where request such benefits.

Work in Spain

You can make use of the quoted sessions to the Spanish Social Security to collect unemployment benefits in another country of the HAT/EEE or in Switzerland.

The time must accredit priced in Spain with the form Or 1 , provided by the office of public service jobs State. You can request you either to claim Spain the competent institution of the country where request the collection of unemployment benefit.

Processing:

To handle the request of document Or 1 before the public employment service State must contact the address where Provincial undertook his last work in spain.

Work in countries outside the EU but with whom there is a convention to make use of the quoted sessions: Australia

In the case of countries outside the EU, but with whom Spain has signed an agreement allowing Social Security totalize periods of insurance, occupation or quote for access to unemployment benefits (currently boils down to Australia), you must apply to the public employment service that State Australian institution issued by a competent document AUS/E 1 to justify the time that you have priced in that country.

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If you receive an allowance and has remained registered or registered as a jobseeker in Spain during 4 weeks minimum, and moves to seek employment in a country of the HAT/EEE or Swiss, you can export such benefits for 3 months, with possibility to renew for other 3 months.

This should:

  • Request permission of moves miento y el documento U 2 in his office of benefits the public employment service State.
  • Register as a jobseeker in another member state within seven days of the date on which ceases to be available to the public employment services Spaniards.

The payment will be made by the same system that during his residence in Spain.

Persons who are not nationals of the HAT/EEE Swiss nor can export the delivery to seek employment in UE/EEE (except man, Islandia, Norwegian and Liechtenstein) or in Switzerland, if justified, the corresponding authorisation of residence or work, which can register at its employment services and which will make a legally work.

Persons who are not nationals of the HAT/EEE or Swiss and that meet the requirements, will export unemployment benefits to the kingdom united, in application of rules CE 859 / 2003 , which allows the export for a period of 3 months without extension.

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