Stepping up the enforcement of EU legislation on the posting of workers

 

SUMMARY OF:

Directive 96/71/EC concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services

Directive 2014/67/EU on the enforcement of Directive 96/71/EC concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services

Directive (EU) 2018/957 amending Directive 96/71/EC concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services

WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE DIRECTIVES?

KEY POINTS

Directive 96/71/EC

Directive 2014/67/EU

Better prevention, monitoring and sanctioning of any abuse of the applicable rules

Improved access to information

Enhanced administrative cooperation

Amending Directive (EU) 2018/957

Amending Directive (EU) 2018/957 introduces a number of new rules:

FROM WHEN DO THE DIRECTIVES APPLY?

BACKGROUND

For more information, see:

MAIN DOCUMENTS

Directive 96/71/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 1996 concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services (OJ L 18, 21.1.1997, pp. 1-6)

Successive amendments to Directive 96/71/EC have been incorporated into the original text. This consolidated version is of documentary value only.

Directive 2014/67/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 May 2014 on the enforcement of Directive 96/71/EC concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services and amending Regulation (EU) No 1024/2012 on administrative cooperation through the Internal Market Information System (‘the IMI Regulation’) (OJ L 159, 28.5.2014, pp. 11-31)

Directive (EU) 2018/957 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 28 June 2018 amending Directive 96/71/EC concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services (OJ L 173, 9.7.2018, pp. 16-24)

Corrigendum to Directive (EU) 2018/957 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 28 June 2018 amending Directive 96/71/EC concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services (OJ L 91, 29.3.2019, p. 77)

RELATED DOCUMENTS

Regulation (EU) No 1024/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 on administrative cooperation through the Internal Market Information System and repealing Commission Decision 2008/49/EC (‘the IMI Regulation’) (OJ L 316, 14.11.2012, pp. 1-11)

See consolidated version.

Directive 2006/22/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 March 2006 on minimum conditions for the implementation of Council Regulations (EEC) No 3820/85 and (EEC) No 3821/85 concerning social legislation relating to road transport activities and repealing Council Directive 88/599/EEC (OJ L 102, 11.4.2006, pp. 35-44)

See consolidated version.

last update 28.04.2020