On June 1, 2019, Decree of the Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic No. 143/2019 Coll. came into effect, by which, after more than 10 years, the Ministry has made a small adjustment to the basic reimbursement rate paid by employers to employees if they use their own vehicle when traveling for business purposes.
For two-wheelers and tricycles, the rate per km has been increased from EUR 0.050 to EUR 0.053 and for passenger cars from EUR 0.183 to EUR 0.193. When using a passenger car with a trailer, employees are entitled to the basic reimbursement rate increased by 15%.
In addition to the basic reimbursement rate per km, employees are also entitled to reimbursement for costs of fuel, which is calculated according to the provisions of Act No. 283/2002 Coll. on Reimbursement for Travel Expenses, as amended.