Labour Law

AWA advises employers on a range of issues relating to labour law.

  • Working hours

    We provide information regarding temporary overtime, overtime regulations, maximum working hours, rest periods and potential salary or time bonuses.

  • Contracts

    The Industrial Relations & Arbitration Office answers all questions relating to employment contracts, collective labour contracts and standard employment contracts. Information is also provided in respect of the employment of domestic staff.

  • Mass redundancies

    Is your company facing mass redundancies? The Office of Economy and Labour of the Canton of Basel-Stadt offers supportive measures.

  • Euroairport Mediation Centre for the Swiss Sector

    Are you an employee or an employer in the Swiss sector and common sector of the Basel-Mulhouse airport (Euroairport) and in need of support to find a solution in a labour law-related dispute? The office of the Euroairport mediation centre is your contact point.