Return to work moments: maximum one day per week

Author: Catherine Mairy (Legal expert)

Following the Consultative Committee of 22 December 2021, the conditions for the return to work moments have changed again.

Since 20 November 2021, these return moments are allowed for persons for whom telework is compulsory under specific conditions.

From 26 December 2021, the return moments shall amount to a maximum of 1 day per week per person.

May be simultaneously present in the establishment unit and per day:

  • maximum 20% of those for whom telework is mandatory;
  • in SMEs with less than 10 persons: maximum 5 persons for whom telework is mandatory.

The other conditions remain unchanged.

Team buildings and company events are still prohibited.

Source: Royal Decree of 23 December 2021 amending the Royal Decree of 28 October 2021 on the administrative police measures necessary to prevent or limit the public health consequences of the declared epidemic emergency situation concerning the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, Belgian Official Gazette of 24 December 2021.

The Partena Professional website is a channel for making information available in an understandable form to affiliated members and non-members.

Partena Professional strives to provide up-to-date information and this information is compiled with the greatest care (including in the form of Infoflashes).

However, as social and fiscal legislation is constantly changing, Partena Professional cannot accept any liability for the correctness, the up-to-date or the completeness of the information consulted or exchanged via this website.

Further provisions can be read in our general disclaimer that applies to every consultation of this website. By consulting this website, you expressly accept the provisions of this disclaimer. Partena Professional can unilaterally change the content of this disclaimer.