Internal restructuring
Sønderjyllands amt;
Location of affected unit(s)
Tønder Kommune
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Administration Of The State And The Economic And Social Policy Of The Community
84.11 - General public administration activities

200 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
2 November 2010
Employment effect (start)
1 December 2010
Foreseen end date
31 May 2011


The Municipality of Tønder announced on 2 November 2010 that 200 jobs will be cut during 2011 and 2012 due to budget cutbacks. The job cuts will be implemented through dismissals as well as natural wastage. From December 2010 until end of May 2011, 40 employees in administration and in the social and health sector will be dismissed. After the implementation of a new national school reform a so far unknown number will be made redundant during spring 2011. The rest of the job losses will be implemented by means of natural wastage.


  • 2 November 2010: JydskeVestkysrten.dk


Eurofound (2010), Tønder Kommune, Internal restructuring in Denmark, factsheet number 71375, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/71375.