Virtual Information Event about the New Operating Agreement Regarding Home Office and Mobile Working

March 24 and 29, 2022

Junge Frau im Homeoffice mit Katze auf dem Schreibtisch Junge Frau im Homeoffice mit Katze auf dem Schreibtisch Junge Frau im Homeoffice mit Katze auf dem Schreibtisch © Imago / Hans Lucas

Dear colleagues,

Staff council has invited all employees to take part in a virtual information event about the new operating agreement regarding home office and mobile working on March 24 and 29, 2022. The new operating agreement takes effect on April 1, 2022. Staff council chairperson Elli Grube, chief data security officer Simon Graupe and head of Leibniz Universität IT Services (LUIS) Dr Thomas Rupp shed light on the negotiating process and presented the new regulations that result from it. Staff members had ample opportunity to ask questions.


On this page, you will find the slides presented during the virtual event (only available in German), a link to the operating agreement (only available in German) and our answers to the questions staff members posed during the virtual event.

Operating Agreement including Attachments

Operating Agreement regarding Homeoffice and Mobile Working

Additional Information

Information from the Department of Workplace Safety (German only)
How to determine the appropriate technical scenario (with thanks to Frank Schrader of IDN!)

Questions Posed During the Virtual Information Event

General Questions About the New Regulations

General Questions About Home Office

Questions About the Requirements for Home Office

Questions About Extent and Duration of Home Office

Questions About the Location of Home Office

Questions About Mobile Working

Questions About Data Security

Questions About Technical Requirements

Questions about Existing Teleworking Agreements