EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Ministry of Internal Affairs

Company/Organisation:
Ministry of Internal Affairs

Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands

Company

Sector: Public administration and defence
Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
84 - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
Number Employed: 11000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 01-07-2011
Planned Job Reductions min: 2000
Planned Job Reductions max: 2000
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2011
Foreseen End Date: 01-07-2015

Additional Information

The Ministry of Internal Affairs announced it will cut 2,000 out of 11,000 jobs in the coming four years. The decision was made due to budget cuts which are aimed at saving €546 million per year. A large part of the jobs will be scrapped at the Immigration Authority (IND) and the Government Housing Board (Rijksgebouwendienst).