The Government of the Kaliningrad Region helps to increase the labor attractiveness of residents of the Kaliningrad SEZ

12 / 04 / 21

The Ministry of Social Policy of the Kaliningrad Region continues to implement the regional program for increasing the mobility of labor resources for 2019-2021 in the form of a subprogram to the state program of the Kaliningrad region "Social support for the population", which provides, in accordance with the decree of the Government of the Kaliningrad region dated 18.03.2019 No. 191, financial support from regional budget to employers (subsidizing the costs associated with the employment of employees) to attract highly qualified workers from other regions of the Russian Federation.

The list of support measures includes subsidizing costs for:
1. Moving to the place of work of the employee and his family members;
2. Payment for the delivery of baggage of the employee and his family members;
3. Purchase of household appliances by the employee (refrigerator, gas or electric stove, washing machine);
4. Employee training (advanced training);
5. Payment of the consular fee when applying for a Schengen visa to an employee
and family members of the employee;
6. Rent or purchase of housing, including under a mortgage lending agreement.

The procedure and criterion for the selection of employers are established by the Resolution of the Government of the Kaliningrad Region dated 01.03.2019 No. 157 "On the establishment of the procedure and criteria for the selection of employers to be included in the subprogram" Increasing the mobility of labor resources "of the state program of the Kaliningrad region" Social support of the population ", the procedure for excluding employers from the subprogram “Increasing the mobility of labor resources” of the state program of the Kaliningrad region “Social support of the population”.

Employees invited from other constituent entities of the Russian Federation, with the exception of Krasnoyarsk, Kamchatka, Primorsky, Khabarovsk, Trans-Baikal Territories, Amur, Arkhangelsk, Vologda, Kaluga, Kurgan, Magadan, Sakhalin, Tambov, Ulyanovsk, Jewish Autonomous Regions, must carry out their labor activity. , Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Republics of Buryatia, Komi, Sakha (Yakutia).

Currently, the Ministry has announced the selection of employers for inclusion in the subprogram.

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