Craft - registration in the Register of Trades Similar to Crafts
After notification of the trade similar to a craft, the Chamber of Crafts issues a confirmation of entry in the list of trades exempt from registration and trades similar to crafts.
In order to be entered in the "Register of Owners of a Business of an Admission-Free Craft or a Trade Similar to a Craft", you do not need any proof of qualification or a master craftsman's title - unlike in the case of a craft that is subject to registration in the Register of Crafts.
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Performance of a trade similar to a craft
Performance of a trade similar to a craft according to attachment B2 to the Crafts Code
Application for entry in the register of trades similar to crafts
The Chamber of Crafts shall maintain a register in which the owners of a craft business that is exempt from registration or a trade similar to a craft are to be entered together with the trade they are operating.
Proof of identity card or passport with confirmation of registration or residence permit or other comparable identity documents
Entry in the register of trades similar to crafts:
- From natural persons EUR 80.00
- From legal entities 180.00 EUR
- From other partnerships 140.00 EUR
(More information under legal basis)
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Hinweise zur Zuständigkeit
An entry in the Register of Trades Similar to Crafts must be applied for at the Chamber of Crafts (Handwerkskammer or HWK) responsible for the principal place of business. If this is not yet known, the entry can also be applied for at the Chamber of Crafts responsible for the applicant's place of residence.