Starting a Business

# Certifying your qualifications and specialised skills

In the interest of protecting the public and ensuring high quality standards, before engaging in certain professional activities you must show evidence that you hold the necessary skills and specialist knowledge. If your profession is one of those subject to such requirements, then you are in the right place.

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These Assistance Services support you in exercising your rights and fulfilling your duties in the European internal market.

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  1. Points of single contact

    The pan-European network of  Points of Single Contact can provide you with details of any legal requirements and help you to complete relevant procedures.

    Moreto: 01. Points of single contact
  2. National assistance center for professional qualifications

    The assistance centre provides information for citizens from the EU, the EEA and Switzerland on the recognition of professional qualifications in Germany.

    Moreto: 04. National assistance centres for professional qualifications

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