Coronavirus: Information and recommendations for companies

The government has created a specific information tab for companies on its site. Under this tab you will find information and recommendations, among others on :

  • the impact on work relations
  • the economical impact
  • the case of cross-border commuters:

– Germany: a certificate to prove the need to cross the border between Germany and Luxembourg
– France: upon presentation of the certificate attesting the employment relationship with the employee, along with the documents requested by the French governemnt, all cross-border workers residing in France will be exempted from restrictions on border crossings between France and Luxembourg.
– Belgium: a certificate proving the need to cross the border between Belgium and Luxembourg business support

  • company support
  • extraordinary family leave: the certificate is to be sent to the employer and the CNS by e-mail to
  • short-time working: a dedicated hotline is in place – 8002 9191

For all other questions related to COVID-2019, please consult the websites of the Ministry of Health, the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) or the World Health Organization (WHO)


The same precautions should be taken as for any other respiratory infection.

  • Most importantly: wash your hands regularly and properly. The best way to wash your hands is illustrated online at
  • Do you cough or sneeze? Do it in a tissue or in the crease of the elbow. Throw the tissue in a bin with a lid.
  • Avoid shaking hands or kissing.
  • Avoid close contact with sick people (keep a distance of at least 2 meters).
  • Avoid touching your face with your hands as much as possible.