Information on the developments in Saarland

On this page you will find information about the

  • Corona Emergency Aids and
  • Eeasing of restrictions.

Corona Emergency Aid

Applications for corona emergency aid can no longer be submitted.

Applications for Medium-sized business Corona Aid can no longer be submitted.

Loan program: The State runs a loan program and guarantees these loans. Talk to your bank or to the Saarländischen Investitionskreditbank (Saarland Investment Credit Bank - SIKB). Forms are expected to be available from 24 March.  

Deferrals of a loan: To secure your liquidity, you can pay the instalments of your loan once you have received a loan from SIKB. You must indicate that you are affected by the Corona crisis and for how long you want to defer the payment of the instalments. Go to the website of the SIKB and use the function «Send email».  

Taxes: (1) The tax authorities can defer the taxes and there is no need to pay deferral interest. (2) Prepayments (for example income tax, corporation tax, trade tax) can be adjusted. (3) Enforcement orders and late payment penalties are waived if these are consequences of the corona pandemic. The respective Tax Office is responsible.  

Job Centre Saarbrücken: Updated 20.03.2020
NO more personal appointments! You do not have to be worried about any negative consequences if you do not go to a scheduled appointment for this reason. You do not have to cancel personal appointments or call regarding them. You can contact the Job Centre by phone, electronically and by post.

Address for additional benefits:

Team 886,
Hafenstraße 18,
66111 Saarbrücken      

Saarland information page

Easing of restrictions

  • General instructions for occupational safety SARS-CoV-2 / Covid-19 - Personal rules of hygiene and conduct are an essential part of the occupational safety standard and must be instructed and comprehensively communicated in the Company.

Contact persons

Stefanie Valcic-Manstein,
Tel.: 0681-5867-708 

Sera Babakus,
Tel.: 0681-5867-99013