As of today the "new" European Regulation on the coordination of social security regimes (EC) also applies to Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein

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Date:
01 Jun 2012

<p>On 1 May 2010 the "new" regulation (EC) 883/2004 entered into force in the 27 EU Member States. With regard to Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein the "old" Regulation (EEC) 1408/71 continued to apply.</p>

On 1 May 2010 the "new" regulation (EC) 883/2004 entered into force in the 27 EU Member States. With regard to Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein the "old" Regulation (EEC) 1408/71 continued to apply.

On 1 April 2012 the "new" regulation entered into force with respect to Switzerland. As of 1 June the "new" rules also apply to Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. However, there is also an interim period of 10 years for the existing situations.

For further Information on the "new" regulation we refer to our newsflash of 11 April 2012.