European Commission has issued several Directives that invoke information and consultation:

All these Directives have been transposed to member States’ national Law. This is also true for countries that have joined the EU at a later stage. National Law is very important as far as application of Directives is concerned.

There are differences between member States as far as the provisions of national Law are concerned.

Main Directive for information and consultation at national level is Directive 2002/14.

Following you can download the National Reports:


This toolkit has been developed in the framework of the project STRENGTHENING INVOLVEMENT and extended through project NEW CHALLENGES. The projects were implemented in 2018 - 2020 and were funded by DG Employment of the European Commission. You can find more information about the projects at strengtheninginvolvement.obes.gr and newchallenges.obes.gr