The Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic is responsible for employment support, social care and functioning of the pension scheme. It is an important state administration body for the social-legal protection of children and family policy coordination.
Central Office of Labour, Social Affairs and Family is a statutory institution that provides services in the field of labour, social affairs and family, it coordinates 46 regional offices of labour, social affairs anf family. Within its scope of competence is employment of third country nationals.
EURES is a cooperation network designed to facilitate the free movement of workers within the EU 28 countries plus Switzerland, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.
Partners in the network may include Public Employment Services (PES), Private employment services (PRES), trade unions, employers’ organisations and other relevant actors in the labour market. The partners provide information, placement and recruitment services to employers and jobseekers whereas the European and National Coordination Offices oversee the organisation of the activities at European and national level respectively.
Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic is a central body of state administration for
the entry to the territory of the Slovak Republic and the stay of foreigners in its territory.
Social Insurance Agency in Slovakia is a statutory institution to administer the sickness insurance and the pension security, employer´s liability insurance in the case of occupational accident and occupational disease, it administers social insurance: that means the sickness insurance, the pension insurance – old-age and invalidity insurance, the accident insurance, the guarantee insurance and the unemployment insurance, it is responsible also for approval and acceptance of contracts with Pension Asset Management Companies (PAMCs) which administer II. pillar of the pension system i.e. the pension saving.
The Public Health Authority is the supreme office for the regional public health authorities. It manages, controls and coordinates the execution of state administration carried out by regional public health offices.