Re-register business

Service Description

If you wish to re-register your business, this must be done at the following authorities:

  • at the competent trade office by filling in the prescribed form,
  • at the competent local court for registration in the Commercial Register (if the business is run by a fully qualified merchant - this registration must be in writing with a notarized signature),
  • at the competent tax office in oral or written form,
  • at the competent health insurance company because of the hired workers and employees,
  • at the responsible employers' liability insurance association (carrier of accident insurance),
  • with the responsible Chamber of Industry and Commerce and possibly also
  • with the chamber of handicrafts.

The trade re-registration is automatically completed by the notification to the Trade Licensing Office.

special notes for kreisfreie Stadt Erfurt

Confirmation of trade registration, trade re-registration and trade deregistration

Application or submission of documents, delivery:

  • in person, by fax, mail, e-mail (PDF must be signed), also by power of attorney possible
  • personal delivery, also possible by fax or mail

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Start your request directly online:

Competent Authority

Landeshauptstadt Erfurt, Stadtverwaltung - Gewerbeangelegenheiten

Bürgermeister-Wagner-Straße 1
99084 Erfurt

99111 Erfurt
0361 655-7810
0361 655-7809
Opening times

Monday 09:00 - 12:30
Tuesday 09:00 - 12:30 and 14:00 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 12:30 and 14:00 - 16:00
Friday 09:00 - 12:30

Transport connection

1, 3, 4, 5, 6

52, 61, 155, 234/235

9, 51, 60


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