Public sector salaries are governed by collective agreements, with city members generally governed by the AC collective agreement (negotiated by academics – Danish professional association). Salary is a net salary to which about 17.1 to 18.3% of the pension is added. The labour court can therefore rule on both the application of solidarity actions and on the various elements of the collective agreement requirement, such as the limitations of wages, leave and pensions. Example 2: Electricians working in a construction project refuse, as part of a solidarity action, to work for the client because the foreign company responsible for the other construction tasks has not yet signed an agreement, as requested in the main fight against the foreign company. Many people receive more than the 25-day minimum prescribed by the Holiday Act. Different workplaces call this extra break with different names: floating holidays, sixth week of vacation or something else. These extra days are not and have never been governed by the Holiday Act. All rules on how these additional days off must be maintained are agreed with employers during collective bargaining or under the individual contract. For this reason, the following description applies only to days off guaranteed by the Holiday Act.
Their employment is governed by the collective agreement of state graduates that has been concluded between the Ministry of Finance and the Danish Professional Association (COLLECTIVE Agreement AC). Your registration is subject to the Executive Order on PhD. The results of the private sector wage calculator are an indication of gross salary, including the pension, while the results of the public sector wage calculator show the net salary plus the pension under the current collective agreement. In accordance with Section 6 bis of the Worker Detachment Act, a number of conditions must be met to enable Danish trade unions to fight against foreign companies. The section also describes the maximum wage elements that may be required in the collective agreement. One of the fundamental principles in Denmark is that trade unions have the right to enter into collective agreements with employers and employers` organisations. Unions can take different types of collective action to reach an agreement with an employer. You can also see it as a foreign employer with people who have been deployed to Denmark. You can also be employed under the collective agreement for academics working in the regions or on an individual contract, depending on where you work.
In Denmark, there are many examples of trade unions taking union action to reach a collective agreement.