Assistance with tenancy issues
The Staff Union has signed a contract with the Austrian Tenants' Union ( "Mietervereinigung"), according to which the dues-paying members of the Staff Union can have free access to the following services:
- personal counseling on tenancy issues, either on the phone or personally in the offices of the Tenants' Union
- assistance with drafting correspondence to the house/apartment owner or house management
- verification of rental contracts (scanned copy with any questions would be submitted through the office of the Staff Council to the Tenants' Union and a reply would be provided within maximum one week, likely within 2-3 days)
- staff members who require additional assistance which goes beyond services listed above would be exempt from paying the registration fee of EUR 65.- and immediate service fee of EUR 165.- and would only have to pay the regular membership fee of EUR 65.-
For questions and assistance contact the Staff Union Secretariat in Room E-1112 or call ext. 3588.