Internal restructuring
Kozep-Magyarorszag; Kozep-Magyarorszag; Budapest
Location of affected unit(s)
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Provision Of Services To The Community As A Whole
84.23 - Justice and judicial activities

419 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
19 December 2006
Employment effect (start)
19 December 2006
Foreseen end date


Ministry of Justice and Law Enforcement is dismissing 419 employees from institutions under its direction. The lay-offs are a part of the project of streamlining the entire public administration system, forming part of the efforts of the re-elected MSZP-SZDSZ coalition government to reduce state expenditures and to restore the budgetary balance. The dismissals will affect 283 employees of the Central Financial Office the management of which will belong to the Office of the Prime Minister starting from January, 2007. As many as 136 employees will be laid off at the Data Processing Office too.


  • 20 December 2006: Népszava


Eurofound (2006), Igazságügyi és Rendészeti Minisztérium, Internal restructuring in Hungary, factsheet number 64670, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/64670.