Good news for families with small children! With effect from January 1 increase of the parental leave is introduced: for families that will get the parental allowance for a child under 4 years of age that the parental leave benefit will be increased from the total amount of 220,000,- to 300,000,- CZK. The parents who start currently to draw the parental allowance any time from 1 January 2020 are entitled to draw the parental allowance in a new amount of 300.000,-- CZK. The possibility to change flexibly monthly amounts of the parental allowance remains unchanged. You can be also employed during the time of drawing the parental allowance.