Supplemental Unemployment Insurance

An economic safety net is indispensable if you end up in the unfortunate situation that you get laid off.

When you are a member of an A-kasse, you are entitled to receive unemployment benefits. If you choose to supplement your A-kasse benefit with our Supplemental Unemployment Insurance, you can save up to 90% of your salary. Thus, with confidence in your finances, you can concentrate on your further career.

Maintain 90 % of your salary

Maintain 90 % of your salary

If you are a member of IDA, your spouse/cohabiting partner can also buy the insurance, so you are both financially secured.


Outplacement process

Outplacement process

You can draft an outplacement process for your further career in collaboration with IDA.

Cheapest insurance in Denmark

Cheapest insurance in Denmark has just voted IDA Forsikring's Supplemental Unemployment Insurance to Denmark's cheapest.

IDA Forsikring offers, in cooperation with Akademikernes A-kasse (AKA), a supplemental unemployment insurance, which gives you extra peace of mind in your daily life. In order to purchase supplemental unemployment insurance, you must be a member of IDA and/or AKA member. You must be between 18 and 57 years old - however, the insurance must be signed and accepted before you reach 56 years and 11 months of age - and you must work at least 16 hours a week. If your spouse/cohabiting partner wishes to buy this insurance, you must have one or more insurance policies with us in advance.

 If you are not a member of IDA, you must buy the insurance through AKA.

The main features are as follows

The form is indicative and is an extract from the insurance terms and conditions. Any compensation will be calculated according to the rules in the insurance terms and conditions.

Supplemental unempolyment insurance

You can get up to 90 % of your current salary. with a supplemental unemployment insurance. Thus, by securing your economy, you can now concentrate on continuing with your career.

You have the option to choose a cover from DKK 2,000 up to DKK 40,000 per month.

Get up to 12 monthly supplements in a row and 36 months in total.

You will prepare, together with an outplacement consultant from IDA, an action plan for continuing with your career. The action plan contains, inter alia, important information about job search requirements, personal contact with companies, activation of networks and advice on job search and CV.

Read more about IDA's Outplacement course.

Example: how much can you receive?

Previous/present salary

DKK 38,000

Salary minus Labour Market Contributions (AMBI)

DKK 34,960
90 % of previous salary minus AMBI DKK 31,464

Unemployment benefit (highest rate 2021)

DKK 19.332

Amount that you can receive in salary insurance

DKK 12.132

Recommended coverage when established

DKK 14,000