Craft business; application for continuation of a business after the death of the owner

The continuation of a craft business after the death of the owner must be applied for.



It is a prerequisite that the business owner was entered in the register of craftsmen at the time of his death.


The continuation of the business must be applied for at the relevant Chamber of Crafts.


The operations manager must be appointed immediately. In cases of hardship, the Chamber of Skilled Crafts may set a reasonable deadline if proper management of the business is guaranteed.


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