NWO-I's employment regulations are codified in the collective labor agreement for the research institutions (Cao-OI) and the implementing regulations (IR). All NWO-I employees except those on European scholarship funding are insured for disabilities, old age pension and surviving dependant's pensions at Stichting Pensioenfonds ABP.
Cao-OI and IR
The Cao-OI and IR regulations encompass regulations and procedures for travel expenses, commuter traffic expenses, business trips, secondments, study facilities, other income sources etc. You can find the Cao-OI and IR in the right hand corner.
New Implementing regulations available
On this webpage you can download the new implementing regulations*, that have come available on 1 januari 2018 for NWO and NWO-I (NWO-IR 2018-2019). In the table of contents you can click on the desired article and you will be redirected.
Agreement about these implementing regulations has been reached with the NWO Central Works Council (in which the CWI Works Council was also represented) and the NIOZ Works Council about one new set of implementing regulations for the entire NWO. For more information, please see the news items of 19 January 2017.
* The English version will become available in the course of January 2018.
The ABP website has information on various subjects. If the information you need is not available, please contact your personnel officer or contact from the Personnel department, who are willing and able to answer your questions in English. In the right hand corner you can find a document with information about pensions.
It is not allowed to multiply the employment regulations without prior written consent of NWO-I.