Unemployment insurance

Unemployment insurance

Information on TEK members´ unemployment insurance.

UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE FROM THE IAET FUND THROUGH TEK

Most of TEK’s full members are insured against unemployment in the IAET fund, which entitles them to earnings-related unemployment benefit. The unemployment fund membership fee is included in the full TEK membership fee.


The fund membership fee is EUR 87 (2018) for the whole year (7,25 € / month).Join the IAET-fund by adding the membership to your own membership information at TEK online service or by sending a request to member(ät)tek.fi. To join the fund you must be employed. 

Please check with us if you have any doubts as to whether you belong to the fund or not.
 You can check your membership by emailing the TEK membership register (member(ät)tek.fi), please remember to attach as an identification either your membership number or date of birth.

Please check membership/membership-fees/discounted-membership-fees for more information about discounts based on unemployment.

Entrepreneurs are not entitled to receive earnings-related benefits from the wage earners’ fund. More information on unemployment insurance for entrepreneurs and the self-employed from Unemployment Fund for Entrepreneurs and the Self-Employed AYT, www.ayt.fi. Entrepreneurs who become employees must inform the TEK membership register themselves if they wish to join IAET-fund.

Join the fund as a student

Even short working periods as a trainee e.g. will be counted as your benefit in case you won't find a job after graduation.

Join the IAET-fund by adding the membership to your own membership information at TEK online service or by sending a request to member(ät)tek.fi. Please remember to attach as an identification either your membership number or date of birth.