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Entitlement to paternity allowance

The following conditions entitle for paternity allowance:
  • In the last 9 month before the child was born you were insured according to the AHV-law and employed for at least 5 months during that time.
  • You are regarded as employee or independent on the day of birth.
How can I take the leave days ?
You can take the leave days all together, week-wise or as single days. They can be taken within a 6 months delay from birth.

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