Application for Short – Time Work Allowance and Allowance Periods Have Been Extended!
With the Presidential Decrees dated December 22, 2020 and numbered 3316-3317 published in the Official Gazette, the workplaces where short work was applied due to compelling reasons arising from external effects of the new Coronavirus (Covid – 19) and applied for short work allowance until 31.12.2020 (including this date), the duration of the short work allowance has been extended until 28.02.2021, starting after the two-month period extended by the President’s Decree dated October 26, 2020 and numbered 3134.
For the workplaces will apply short work allowance for the period after 01/01/2021 due to compelling reasons arising from external effects of the new Coronavirus (Covid-19), the date of 30.06.2020 as specified in the provisional article 23 of the Unemployment Insurance Law No. 4447 will be applied as 31.01.2021.
According to the Presidential Decrees dated December 22, 2020 and numbered 3316, payments made within the scope of short – time working allowance will not be deducted from the period of benefiting from unemployment allowance.