What social insurances are applicable in Aruba?

AOV/AWW insurance The AOV stands for General Retirement Insurance. This is a national insurance that guarantees to provide of basic pension from the SVB to...

Modified on: Thu, 22 Apr, 2021 at 10:52 AM

'Small income allowance' (Reparatietoeslag) in an Aruban payroll

When is an employee entitled to the Small income allowance (RT)? If you are an employee working in the private sector, you can apply for the Small income al...

Modified on: Thu, 25 Feb, 2021 at 8:23 AM

How do I get the correct payment references on my Aruba Wage Tax Declaration?

As soon as the new numbers of the payment references are known (from the original Wage Tax declarations), you must enter these numbers once per year in Empl...

Modified on: Fri, 19 Jul, 2019 at 11:17 AM

How do I set Tax Group 1 or 2 for an employee in an Aruba payroll?

You cannot select Tax Group 1 or 2 yourself. Celery determines per employee based on the information entered, which Tax Group is applicable on this employee...

Modified on: Sat, 30 Dec, 2017 at 12:04 PM

What does 'Average will be included in annual income' in Aruban wage codes mean?

Wage codes with this characteristic usually have a variable character, but are applied periodically and several times a year. For example, payroll codes suc...

Modified on: Wed, 23 Jan, 2019 at 5:28 PM

Employment contract

You can find all about employment contracts  on the website of Gobierno Aruba.

Modified on: Mon, 26 Aug, 2019 at 3:53 PM

Wages & Minimum wages

On April 1, 2013, some amendments were introduced to Aruban labor legislation. It concerns amendments to the Civil Code of Aruba, the Labor Ordinance, the N...

Modified on: Mon, 26 Aug, 2019 at 3:35 PM


 Due to the fact that the hotels, restaurants and cafés sectors are sensitive to international competition and are very labor-intensive, the government has ...

Modified on: Mon, 26 Aug, 2019 at 3:57 PM

Employee health insurance

Both employer and employee contribute to a social security plan, which provides amongst others an obligatory health insurance coverage.  You can read about...

Modified on: Mon, 26 Aug, 2019 at 3:23 PM

Employee insurance

On the website of Gobierno Aruba you find everythink about the employee insurances. 

Modified on: Mon, 26 Aug, 2019 at 3:25 PM

Mandatory pension regulation

Per January 1, 2012, all employees in the private sector will be granted with a pension right based on a defined contribution system (“beschikbare premie”), ...

Modified on: Mon, 26 Aug, 2019 at 3:26 PM

Holidays 2019

Modified on: Mon, 26 Aug, 2019 at 3:41 PM

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