Industrial Relations & Arbitration Office (ABZ)

Among other tasks, the Industrial Relations & Arbitration Office is responsible for the implementation of the Agreement on Free Movement of People between Switzerland and the European Union, it offers advice on the Labour Law and answers questions regarding the following subjects: elimination of illegal and undeclared "clandestine" employment, supporting measures relating to the Agreement on Free Movement of People, labour market-specific examination of work permits as well as employment agencies and recruitment services. The ABZ is also the Central Office for National Economic Supply.

The Industrial Relations & Arbitration Office primarily focuses on the following activities:

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