Information about your project

When identifying data for your project, information will be displayed concerning requirements / formalities, forms, costs and associations / organizations as well as contact data for the responsible authority and/or the Single Point of Contact:

Your nationality

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Your service

Please enter a search term and select the service / sector in which you intend to work. For recognition of a foreign professional qualification, please select "Professional recognition".

Your concern

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Your location

Please enter the postal code or the city in Bavaria where you like to open your business and where you want to work and then select the city.


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German nationals (regardless of the place of residence) and german legal entities.

EU foreigner

Individuals who are nationals of another EU Member State (regardless of the place of residence) and legal entities formed under the law of a Member State and having their registered office, central administration or principal place of business within the EU. Nationals and legal entieties of Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein are considered equal to EU citizens.

Non-EU foreigner

Nationals of other countries and legal entities not governed by the laws of EU Member States or the law of Liechtenstein, Norway or Iceland.

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cross-border service

You are practicing a cross-border service if you are pursuing your activity in Bavaria

  • temporarily with and without a fixed establishment or
  • for an indefinite period without a fixed establishment from a branch in a EU or European Economic Area (EEA) member state.

with branch office in Bavaria

You are operating with a branch office in Bavaria if you practice your acitivity for an indefinite period in Bavaria (such as in offices, storage facilities or production plants).

Note to activity or establishment in another German federal state

If you work

  • with a branch in Bavaria and also wish to pursue a job in another German federal state for an indefinite period or
  • want to exercise your activities in Bavaria temporarily from a branch in another German federal state

Dienstleistungsportal Bayern does not provide information about taking-up and pursuit of this additional business activity.

Please contact the responsible Point of Single Contact or the responsible authorities in the other German federal state. For more information, see the Portal BMWi Behördenwegweiser.