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How long is the probationary period of a (temporary) assignment contract?

Verified 16 August 2021 - Directorate for Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister)

The contract of assignment may include a trial period.

The length of the trial period is fixed by collective agreement or collective agreement.

In the absence of an agreement, the maximum duration of the trial period depends on the duration of the contract.

Contract of less than 1 month

The trial period is 2 days maximum.

1-2 month contract

The trial period is 3 days maximum.

Contract longer than 2 months

The trial period is a maximum of 5 days.