General information on equal treatment in the working world
These rules apply to all EU citizens in Austria.
Nobody should be discriminated against on the basis of:
- religion or ideology or
- sexual orientation
in association with an employment relationship and in the wider working world.
There are a number of rules in this respect on employment relationships in the private sector and for public service working and training relationships.
Equal treatment and freedom of movement (→ Your Europe) German text
Legal basisLegal basis
- Bundesgesetz über die GleichbehandlungGerman text
- Bundesgesetz über die Gleichbehandlung im Bereich des BundesGerman text
- LandesgesetzeGerman text
Translated by the European Commission
Last update: 22 May 2023
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- oesterreich.gv.at Editorial Staff
- Federal Chancellery