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Our Topics

Labour Market

Labour Law

Occupational safety and health

Research

Initial and continuing training

Social Security

Pensions

Participation of persons with disabilities

International Affairs

Europe

European processes

European social policy

European employment policy

Mobility within the EU

Migration from third countries

Coordination of social rights

EU external relations.

Programmes and Funds

ESF

European Globalisation Adjustment Fund

FEAD

EaSI

International

International organisations

G20

Services

Contact

Publications

Shopping cart

Press

Recent Publications

Press photos

Press photos of the minister

Press photos of the state secretaries

RSS

Visitor Centre

The Ministry

BMAS at a Glance

Political Staff

New Work - New Security

The Ministry

Area of responsibility of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

The immediate area of responsibility of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs includes:

  • the Federal Labour Court
  • the Federal Social Court
  • the Federal Insurance Office, and
  • the Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

The following is under the legal supervision of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs:

  • the Federal Employment Agency.

Furthermore, the area of responsibility of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs includes the following organisations which are subject to the legal supervision of the Federal Insurance Office:

  • the Federal "German old-age pensions insurance"

  • the "German old-age pensions insurance" " Knappschaft-Bahn-See"
  • the accident fund of the Federation, the other accident insurance providers under direct federal control, and
  • the farmers' old-age pension organisations under direct federal control.
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