Activities of morticians (96.03.1.00)

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The following formalities are performed by responsible authorities and can also be handled via the Point of Single Contact if necessary. Please specify the location via Change selection. If you choose "To the responsible Point of Single Contact for ..." (if available), the contact details of the responsible Point of Single Contact are displayed. The contact details of the competent authority/-ies are displayed after choosing the formality.

Formalities according to the Services Directive

Formalities according to the Services Directive

For taking-up and pursuit of a service the follwoing specific service-related formalities (authorisations and notifications) must always be obeyed:

To the responsible Point of Single Contact

  • Skilled crafts and trades; Establishing the requirement for registration of the skilled craft or trade

    Your venture may be liable to a permit under trade law or a notification. To allow the Chamber of Crafts and Skilled Trades to decide whether or not your venture requires an application for registration in the Register of Craftsmen and/or merely a notification, please start by completing the information sheet on the circumstances of your enterprise (see “Forms”). The competent Chamber of Crafts and Skilled Trades will contact you after investigating the information provided.

Other service-related formalities

Other service-related formalities

For taking-up and pursuit of a service the following service-related formalities, which CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact, must be obeyed:

The following authorisations and notifications may be required:

Formalities relating to the employment of workers

Formalities relating to the employment of workers

If you would like to hire an employee you need to proceed with the following steps. These formalities CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact.

If the employment is terminated you also have to inform the authorities where the employee has been registered.

  • Entsendung von Arbeitnehmern nach Deutschland; Anmeldung und sonstige Pflichten

    Bei der Entsendung von Arbeitnehmern nach Deutschland ist das Arbeitnehmer-Entsendegesetz zu beachten. Dieses Gesetz verpflichtet sowohl Arbeitgeber mit Sitz in Deutschland als auch Arbeitgeber mit Sitz im Ausland, die Arbeitnehmer in Deutschland beschäftigen, zur Einhaltung gesetzlicher und in bestimmten Branchen tarifvertraglich geregelter Arbeitsbedingungen. Daneben treffen die Arbeitgeber weitere Pflichten.

Characteristics and key concepts of the service

This service includes:

  • Preparation of the burial or cremation of corpses and animal carcasses, as well as the associated activities:
    • Preparation of corpses for burial or cremation, including embalming, and morticians’ services

Keywords

  • Beerdigungsunternehmen
  • Begräbnisunternehmen
  • Bestattung von Heimtieren (Tierbestattung )
  • Bestattungsgewerbe
  • Bestattungsunternehmen
  • Erdbestattungsunternehmen
  • Feuerbestattungsunternehmen
  • Leichenbestattungsunternehmen
  • Leichenwäschereien
  • Seebestattungsunternehmen
  • Totenwäsche