Overview

Capital
Tbilisi
Currency
Georgian Lari (GEL)
Date Format
dd/mm/yyyy

Taxes

Employer
Employee

Minimum Wage

General

There is no standard minimum wage. Minimum salaries are dependent on agreements with the employer.

Payroll

Payroll Cycle

The salaries are paid on monthly basis. Paydays are usually at the end of the month, unless agreed otherwise with the employer.

Working Hours

General

Full time employment is considered 40 hours weekly (48 in some specific sectors).

Overtime

Ovetime provisions must be included in workers contract.

Payroll Contributions

Social Security

No social security funding.

Pension Fund

Empltoers contribute 2%, Employees contribute 2%, as well as 2% contribution from the government.

Leave

Maternity Leave

Expecting mothers are entitled to 730 days leave for the birth of their child, with 183 of them paid.

Paternity Leave

No specific laws

Parental Leave

6 weeks of parental leave allowed.

Termination

Termination Process

Employer must pay the employee all the wages due upon termination in no more than 7 days. Pne months notice is expected, however 3 days notice is allowed with compensation of an additional months salary.

Notice Period

No advance notice needed.

Severance Pay

Employee is entitled to one month’s of regular wages as severance payment.

VAT

General

18% standard rate.