Internal restructuring
European Union
Location of affected unit(s)
Netherlands, Belgium, Germany
Arts / Entertainment
Sport, Amusement And Recreation
Sports Activities And Amusement And Recreation Activities
93.21 - Activities of amusement parks and theme parks

135 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
25 February 2005
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Dutch holiday village operator Center Parcs Europe NV will cut 135 jobs in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany, the company said on 25 February 2005. Seventy-five of the job cuts will be in the Netherlands. The job cuts will affect mainly the human resources (HR) and finance departments. Currently, all holiday villages of Center Parcs Europe have their own financial staff and accountants. After the reorganisation is completed, the villages will have one central department for these services, which will be located near the holiday village De Kempervennen in Valkenswaard, southern Netherlands. Center Parcs Nederland has almost 5,000 employees.


  • 25 February 2005: De FinanciĆ«le Telegraaf


Eurofound (2005), Center Parcs, Internal restructuring in European Union, factsheet number 61189, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/61189.