The aid for low-income workers in a situation of ERTE or with a fixed discontinuous contract is extraordinary aid, in the form of an economic benefit in a single payment; Its purpose is to complement the loss of purchasing power of people with less income affected by an ERTE as a result of the total or partial suspension of their employment contracts, derived from the preventive and containment measures adopted to alleviate Covid-19.

Regarding the registration to access this aid, the registration period will open next Monday, February 15, at 9 am and will end on February 25 at 3 pm. This aid will be compatible with all the others of the Generalitat.

With the 105 million budget, it is expected to reach 175,000 people and the amount of aid will be around 600 euros.

Who can request it?

Low-income workers in a situation of ERTE or with a fixed discontinuous contract with the right to extraordinary benefits.

What are the deadlines?

The application for prior registration can be submitted from 9 a.m. on February 15 to 3 p.m. on February 25, 2021.

What to do?

Submit the request electronically; it is allowed to do so without an electronic signature.

Access to the procedure will be published soon.

Is it compatible with other aids?

Yes, it is compatible with other grants from the Generalitat de Catalunya.

More information

The benefit is in the form of a single payment of approximately 600 euros.

The order of inscription in the registry will not determine in any case the preference in the granting of the aid.

If you have any questions, you can contact the Labor Department.