Activities of professional membership organizations (

This service 'Activities of professional membership organizations' is not coverd by the EU Service Directive.

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This service includes:

  • Activities of organizations concerned primarily with a specific scientific discipline, a profession, or a technical area of expertise, e.g. physicians’ associations, bar associations, certified public accountants’ associations, engineers’ associations, architects’ associations, etc.
  • Activities of associations of specialists in science, academia or culture, such as writers’ associations, artists’ associations, journalists’ associations, etc.
  • Scholar’s associations

The services rendered concern primarily the protection and promotion of a profession’s interests, including the dissemination of information and public relations as well as the representation to government authorities, the establishment of professional ethical codes and the monitoring of the compliance with these ethical codes.

This service does not include:

  • Education measures implemented by these associations (see Section 85)

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Anwaltskammern
  • Anwaltvereine
  • Apothekerkammern
  • Apothekervereine
  • Ärztekammern
  • Ärzteverbände
  • Bauernverbände
  • Berufsorganisationen
  • Berufsvertretungen, öffentlich-rechtliche
  • Bund Deutscher Architekten
  • Bundesapothekerkammer
  • Deutscher Anwaltverein
  • Gelehrtenvereinigungen
  • Hartmannbund (Verband der Ärzte Deutschlands)
  • Journalistenverbände
  • Kassenärztliche Vereinigungen
  • Kassenzahnärztliche Vereinigungen
  • Komponistenverbände
  • Notarkammern
  • Öffentlich-rechtliche Berufsvertretungen
  • Rechtsanwaltskammern
  • Steuerberaterverbände
  • Tierärztekammern
  • Verband der Ärzte Deutschlands (Hartmannbund)
  • Verein Deutscher Ingenieure
  • Zahnärztekammern
  • Zahnärzteverbände