Co-determination in Germany

Why Co-determination?

Figures, facts and graphics about co-determination. A collection of good arguments for strong workers‘ voice.

Download (pdf)

The set of rights, agreements and contracts

Co-determination in Germany defines a set of rights that give employees the possibility of actively participating in the shaping of their working environment. This includes legally stipulated Co-determination rights, company-internal agreements devised in conjunction with union contracts as well as informal determination possibilities that have arisen from Co-determination practice.

Co-determination in Germany (pdf)

Description of Co-determination in Germany in French

Description of Co-determination in Germany in French language by Dr. Sebastian Sick in Les Annales des Mines, série Réalités Industrielles, août 2013

La codétermination en Allemagne (pdf)

Description of Co-determination in Germany in Italian language

Description of Co-determination in Germany in Italien language by Dr. Stefan Lücking/Dr. Sebastian Sick in ERE – Emilia Romagna Europa 16/Marzo 2014

Le sfide della codeterminazione in Germania

The Supervisory Boards in Germany

Compositions according to the German laws of 1951 (coal and steel co-determination law, Montanmitbestimmungsgesetz), of 1976 (law on co-determination), and of 2004 (Third Part Act).

Supervisory Boards in Germany (zip)
Les conseils de surveillance (zip)
Il consiglio di vigilanza (zip)


Hinweis zur Nutzung von Cookies auf dieser Website

Dieses Portal verwendet Cookies zur Optimierung der Browserfunktion. Die Cookie-Einstellungen für diese Website sind auf „alle Cookies zulassen“ festgelegt. Wenn Sie fortsetzen bzw. diesen Hinweis schließen, ohne Ihre Einstellungen zu ändern, stimmen Sie diesen zu.

Mehr Informationen zu Cookies