Laying of floor coverings, tiles, and boards; wallpapering (

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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.

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.

  • Posting of workers to Germany; registration and other obligations

    When posting employees to Germany, the Employee Posting Act must be observed. This law obliges both employers based in Germany and employers based abroad who employ workers in Germany to comply with statutory and, in certain sectors, collectively agreed working conditions. In addition, employers are subject to further obligations.

Characteristics and key concepts of the service

This service includes:

  • Laying, application or installation of:
    • Wall and floor tiles or flags made of ceramics, concrete, or stone
    • Fireplace tiles
    • Parquet flooring and other wooden floors, wainscoting
    • Wall-to-wall carpeting and linoleum flooring as well as floor coverings made of rubber or plastics
    • Floor and wall coverings made of terrazzo (Venetian wash), marble, granite, or slate
    • Wallpaper
  • Parquet sealing
  • Floor sanding


  • Anbringen von Vorhängen, Gardinen u.ä.
  • Antirutschbehandlung von Steinböden
  • Betonstein- und Terrazzoherstellerin
  • Bodenbeläge aus Gummi oder synthetischem Material, Verlegen
  • Bodenlegerei
  • Bodenlegerei (Estrichlegerei)
  • Bodenlegerei (Fliesen-, Platten- und Mosaiklegerei)
  • Bodenlegerei (Parkettlegerei)
  • Bodenlegerin
  • Dekorateurgewerbe (Raumausstattung, ohne ausgeprägten Schwerpunkt)
  • Estrichlegerei
  • Fliesen-
  • Fliesenlegerei
  • Fußbodenlegerei
  • Fußbodenlegerei (Estrichlegerei)
  • Fußbodenlegerei (Fliesen-, Platten- und Mosaiklegerei)
  • Fußbodenlegerei (Parkettlegerei)
  • Fußbodenschleiferei
  • Granitbodenverlegung
  • Holzbodenverlegung
  • Kegelbahnbauerin
  • Linoleumbodenverlegung
  • Marmorbodenlegerei
  • Mosaiklegerei
  • Nichttextile Raumausstattung
  • Parkettlegerei
  • Parkettlegerin
  • Parkettversiegelung
  • Platten- und Mosaiklegerin
  • Plattenlegerei
  • Raumausstatterin; Fliesenlegerin; Plattenlegerin; Betonsteinherstellerin
  • Raumausstattung
  • Raumausstattung, ohne ausgeprägten Schwerpunkt
  • Schieferbodenverlegung
  • Schleifen und versiegeln von Parkett und Dielen
  • Schreinerin
  • Segelflugzeugbauerin
  • Steinmetzin und Steinbildhauerin
  • Tapetenkleberei
  • Tapeziererei
  • Teppichbodenverlegung
  • Terrazzobodenverlegung
  • Textile Raumausstattung
  • Tischlerin
  • Verlegen von Cottoböden
  • Verlegen von Estrich
  • Verlegen von Indoor-Spezialbelägen
  • Verlegen von Kunstrasen (Indoor)
  • Verlegen von Parkett- und anderen Holzböden
  • Verlegen von Steinfliesen
  • Verlegen von Teppich- und Linoleumböden sowie Bodenbelägen aus Gummi oder synthetischem Material, Terrazzoböden
  • Verlegen von Wand- und Bodenfliesen aus Keramik, Beton oder Stein
  • Verlegung von Industrieböden aus Gummi oder synthetischem Material
  • Wandverkleidungen aus Marmor, Granit, Schiefer anbringen