The Private Employment Agencies’ Association HPL is the employer and industry association for companies providing private employment services. Our key function is to improve the business prerequisites for our sector and our member companies. We are responsible for drafting the code of conduct and general terms and conditions for the sector, as well as negotiating collective agreements.
Expert in the private employment sector
HPL issues sector-specific statements and cooperates with various authorities and other stakeholders. We provide our member companies with counselling and training related to employment relationships and temporary agency work. In addition, we compile sector-specific statistics.
The Private Employment Agencies Association HPL has drafted the General Terms and Conditions for the temporary agency work industry (TWA GTC 2016) and the General Terms and Conditions for recruitment within the temporary agency work sector (TWA RECRU GTC 2009). The General Terms and Conditions regarding the service in question are intended to be attached to contracts concluded between a private employment agency and its client company.
HPL is a member association of the Confederation of Finnish Industries EK, as well as The World Employment Confederation.
Each of our member companies is committed to complying with the code of conduct for the sector, which have the particular aim of compliance with business ethics and employer obligations.
Our association has over 300 member companies, all of which provide their client companies with versatile employment services, such as
Our member companies also include programme agencies that provide, for example, performers for restaurants, ships, and various recreational and entertainment events.
A complete list of our member companies (In Finnish)