Works council Foodora Austria

In March 2017, Foodora bike couriers elected a works council in Vienna, which aims to negotiate an agreement with the Foodora management concerning better working conditions, particularly during the winter period. Demands include a guarantee of the mileage allowance (10 to 15% of overall pay), insurance for bicycles and the smartphones in case of damage or theft. Furthermore, the works council will negotiate for more transparency in tracking of its couriers and its implementation of disciplinary measures.


  • Initiative
  • Negotiation of working conditions, Organising and representing workers
  • Austria
  • Worker
  • Yes
  • transport
  • On-location platform-determined routine work
  • Foodora
  • income, representation, industrial relations, social dialogue, social protection
  • German
  • 2021
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