Decree no. 382/2015, which introduces amendments to the administrative employees' regulation for minimum conditions was published recently.   

The Decree establishes the amount due as meal allowance per each complete day of rendered work as EUR 4,00 (four euros), and also updates the salary table.

These minimum remunerations, meal allowance and update of seniority payments are effective from 1 October 2015.

The Decree is only applicable in the mainland as the responsibility to update the regulations for minimum conditions for administrative employees lies with the Regional Governments of Azores and Madeira.