Chamber of Crafts

Service Description

The Chamber of Skilled Crafts performs sovereign tasks by law and is managed in the legal form of a corporation under public law. The task of the Chamber of Skilled Crafts is to represent the interests of the skilled crafts and to regulate the interests of the skilled crafts in the course of self-administration.

The Chamber of Skilled Crafts includes the owners of a craft business (crafts subject to licensing / crafts not subject to licensing) and crafts similar to crafts, as well as journeymen, employees with completed vocational training and apprentices.

The Chamber of Skilled Crafts offers a broad spectrum of consulting and services for its member companies and start-ups, ranging from technical, business management and legal consulting to consulting in vocational training.
The most important tasks of the Chamber of Skilled Crafts are:

  • Promotion of the interests of the individual trades, also vis-à-vis politics and administration
  • Maintaining the register of skilled crafts and the register of trades similar to skilled crafts
  • Regulation of vocational training in the crafts and enactment of all necessary regulations for this purpose
  • keeping the apprentice register
  • Conducting and controlling the master craftsman and advanced training examinations
  • Conducting and supervising journeyman's and retraining examinations
  • enacting regulations for master craftsmen's examinations, further training and journeymen's examinations
  • Promotion of the economic interests of craftsmen
  • Legal supervision of craft guilds and district craft associations

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Handwerkskammer für Ostthüringen (HWK Gera)

Address
Handwerkstraße 5
07545 Gera
Telephone
0365 8225-0
Fax
0365 8225-199
Opening times

MO: 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00  - 15:00
Tue: 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00  - 18:00
MI: 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00  - 15:00
DO: 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00  - 15:00
FR:  09:00 - 12:00

Transport connection
Haupbahnhof / Theater
Parking spaces
Parking Place
Bielitzstraße
Fees: unknown