Sickness allowance on account of an infectious disease

Partial sickness allowance and sickness allowance

Reimbursements of medical care expenses

Reimbursement for the costs for face masks

Reimbursements for medicine costs

Reimbursements for travel costs

International situations

Family benefits

Disability allowances

Social assistance (income support)


Prior to applying for basic social assistance, you must find out whether you may be entitled to other social benefits, including unemployment benefits, housing benefits, benefits for parents, or sickness allowance.


Important notice

Several temporary changes have been made to the legislation on unemployment benefits during the COVID-19 epidemic. For the latest updates and information on how long the changes will remain in effect, see the pages below.

Housing allowance


Adult education allowance