Key Documents - Normative Frameworks

Federal Act on Harmonisation of Pensions (in German only)

related to Commitment 4 (see text, see related indicators)

general useful sources

Key Documents - Policies and Strategies


Implementation Activities - National Implementation

Arbeitsinspektion - Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection,

Research institute: Austrian Health Promotion Foundation / Fonds Gesundes Österreich (FGÖ),

Document: Illustrations of good practices in Austria. Report of the Center for Population, Ageing and Volunteering Policies, Federal Ministry of Social Security, Generations and Consumer Protection, November 2006 (pdf format)

Document: Country report on the implementation of the UNECE Regional Implementation Strategy (RIS) of the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA) (pdf format)


Basic Info

Demographic indicators

Basic UNECE profile

Income and Wealth


Social Protection and Financial Sustainability


Labour Markets and Labour Participation



Country Reports

Document: EUROFAMCARE: National Background Report (pdf format)


Austrian Senior Citizens Council (in German)


EURAG Austria

(*Network) (in German)

GEFAS-Styria (Association for promoting gerontoloy and the studies of senior citizens at Graz University) (in German), Overview (in English)

Grüne SeniorInnen (close to the Green Party) (in German)

Pensionistenverband Österreichs (close to the Social Democratic Party of Austria) (in German)

Österreichischer Seniorenbund (close to the Austrian People's Party) (in German)

Österreichischer Seniorenring (close to the Freedom Party of Austria) (in German)