Activities of trade unions (

This service 'Activities of trade unions' is not coverd by the EU Service Directive.

For this service there are no further information available. The use of Points of Single Contact is not provided. For questions about a specific formality (approval or notification), please contact the responsible authority directly. The formalities relating to different subjects you will find under Formalities by subjects. If you select a formality, contact details of the responsible authority will be displayed. General information are available from the Servicestelle der Bayerischen Staatsregierung.

This service includes:

  • Representation of the interests of unionized employees
  • Activities of employers’ associations to protect and represent the rights of their members with regard to wage and working conditions, and to implement concerted actions by the organization
  • Activities of trade unions, trade union associations, and union organizations limited to individual trades or businesses which are subdivided into trade union branches according to professional, regional, structural, or other criteria

This service does not include:

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

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Arbeitnehmervereinigungen
  • Beamtenbund
  • Gewerkschaften
  • Gewerkschaftsvereinigungen
  • Industriegewerkschaften