Monthly cash paid by the insurer to the insured in the event of an insured event.
The case that is the basis for the payment of the insurance indemnity to the insured person.
Employees having concluded an employment contract with an employer and are insured against unemployment in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Heads of elected bodies.
Insurance payment is applied to the people having terminated labor relations subsequently to liquidation of state authority or legal entity, staff reduction or expiry of the labor agreement as well as those registered as unemployed in the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the manner prescribed by the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan "On Employment".
Accordingly, paragraphs a and b of Clause 70 as well as items 33.1.2 and 33.1.3 of the Law on Civil Service are envisaged respectively if a person worked as a civil servant at his or her last place of employment.
A person entitled to receive insurance benefits must initially be registered with the local branches of the State Employment Agency or the DOST Centers under the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection. Within 5 working days, the relevant executive authority shall make a decision on the purpose of insurance payment if the applicant is not offered a suitable job or is refused a vacancy by the employer (employers). Then, the person submits an application and the documents to be attached to the application to receive the insurance payment, and the insurance payment is determined.
On insurance premiums paid by the insurer - 0.5 percent of the calculated labor remuneration fund;
On the insurance premium paid by the insured - 0.5 percent of the employee's salary.
If the applicant is dismissed in accordance with Clause 68, paragraph 2b of the Labor Code, for a period of 36 consecutive calendar months prior to the onset of unemployment, a fixed-term employment contract of 35 months and, with Clause 70, paragraphs a and b of the Labor Code and the Law on Civil Service if dismissed in accordance with Clause 33.1.2 and 33.1.3, respectively, shall be determined if he / she has worked for more than 12 calendar months during the 24 calendar months preceding the beginning of unemployment.
According to Clause 146 of the Labor Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan, a coefficient of 1.2 is applied to the insurance payment for persons released on group leave in connection with the termination of work at the enterprise.
If the recipient has a child under the age of 18 under his / her care (full-time students and pupils until graduation, but not older than 23), his / her basic insurance payment is added to the basic insurance payment at the rate of 5% per child, but not more than 20%.
By law, only one of them has the right to receive an addition to the basic insurance payment.
Unemployed persons dismissed as a result of liquidation of a state body or legal entity, reduction of the number of employees or staff shall be appointed 6 months at the time of initial application and 3 months at the time of re-application. Unemployed persons dismissed under the expiration of the employment contract are appointed within 3 months. Re-insurance payments to these persons are not allowed.
List of required documents
Copy of ID Card
The insurance indemnity is calculated in the amount of 50 percent of their lost average monthly salary, regardless of the length of insurance.
Note: The amount of insurance indemnity may not be more than the average monthly salary in the previous year and less than the minimum insurance indemnity determined by the relevant executive authority.
It is determined basing upon the information on the monthly salary of the insured in the reports on insurance premiums in the electronic information system of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population.
-100 percent for the first 2 calendar months;
-80 percent for 3-4 months;
For 5-6 months - 70 percent.
Upon repeated application, the minimum insurance premium is paid (in equal amounts for each month).
The Individual Employment Program includes proposals from the relevant executive authority on suitable work and professional training as well as additional education and paid social work. The person receiving the insurance payment must submit a report on the implementation of this program in person once a month.
Pursuant to the Clause 18 of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On Unemployment Insurance”, unemployment insurance payments may be suspended in the following cases:
If the person receiving the insurance payment is provided with a job;
If the person receiving the insurance benefit fails to implement the individual employment program without good reason;
Upon expiration of the period provided by law for payment of insurance indemnity;
If the person receiving the insurance indemnity is employed without informing the relevant executive authority during the period of receiving the insurance indemnity;
If the person receiving the insurance indemnity violates the terms and conditions of registration or re-registration as unemployed in accordance with the procedure established by the relevant executive authority;
When the person receiving the insurance payment is reinstated in accordance with the law;
When the person receiving the insurance payment refuses the suitable work offered to him;
When the person receiving the insurance payment is internally admitted to a higher and secondary special education institution;
When a person receiving an insurance payment is called up for military or alternative service or military gatherings;
If there is a valid court decision on deprivation of liberty or application of compulsory medical measures against the person receiving the insurance indemnity;
If there are grounds for awarding an old-age pension to a person receiving an insurance benefit by the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On Labor Pensions”;
In case of discovery of distorted or illegal information in the documents submitted by the person receiving the insurance indemnity;
In case of death of the person receiving the insurance indemnity or being declared missing or dead on the basis of a court decision that has entered into force;
When an application for deregistration as unemployed is submitted by the person receiving the insurance benefit.
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The Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Unemployment Insurance does not apply to persons holding political office.
A person who has been dismissed due to liquidation of a state body or legal entity or reduction of the number of employees or civil servants, or at least the next 12 months of insurance experience, due to the expiration of the employment contract; The dismissed person needs 36 months of insurance experience to be re-insured.
In addition to the main insurance payment, it is paid together with the main insurance payment.
The application form applied by the insured to receive the insurance indemnity, the list of documents attached to the application, and the procedure for implementing the individual employment program shall be determined by the relevant executive authority.
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