Escort agency; escort services; blind date (escort services) (96.09.0.14)
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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
For taking-up and pursuit of a service the follwoing specific service-related formalities (authorisations and notifications) must always be obeyed:
Business registration; business registration by non-EU citizens
If you want to start a standing trade, you must report this. You must also report the start of operation of a branch office or a dependent branch office, as well as the relocation of the business.
Certificate of good conduct; application for comparable proof by non-EU citizens
Soweit eine Partnervermittlung erfolgt, ist zur notwendigen Überprüfung der Zuverlässigkeit nach der Gewerbeanzeige unverzüglich ein Führungszeugnis zur Vorlage bei der Behörden nach § 30 Abs. 5 Bundeszentralregistergesetz oder ein vergleichbarer Nachweis vorzulegen.
Extract from the commercial register; application for comparable proof by non-EU citizens
Soweit eine Partnervermittlung erfolgt, ist zur notwendigen Überprüfung der Zuverlässigkeit nach der Gewerbeanzeige unverzüglich eine Auskunft aus dem Gewerbezentralregister zur Vorlage bei der Behörden nach § 150 Abs. 5 GewO oder ein vergleichbarer Nachweis vorzulegen.
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 employees to Germany; registration and other obligations
When posting employees to Germany, the Employee Posting Act must be observed.
Tax related formalities
For taking-up and pursuit of a service please also consider the following tax related formalities which CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact:
Taxes; information in case of cross-border activity
For service providers operating across borders without a branch in Germany, there are various special jurisdictions and special regulations depending on the tax liability, activity or type of tax.
We would also like to inform you about the following personal formalities which CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact:
Contract for work and services procedure; application for consent to employ foreign workers under contracts for work and services
If you, as a foreign employer, wish to send foreign workers to Germany under government agreements to perform work contracts, the Federal Employment Agency must first give its approval.
Characteristics and key concepts of the service
This service includes:
- Provision of personal services such as escort services
- Begleitagentur (Vermittlung von Begleitpersonen)
- Blind-Date (Begleitdienste)