# Taking over a business
For many entrepreneurs, taking over an existing business is an attractive prospect: the business is already established on the market, it has an existing customer base, and it has a network of partners or suppliers. Here you will find government services and contacts at public authorities related to transferring a business.To Services
When you start a business activity, you will be given a business identification number (W-IdNr.).
If you want to offer low-threshold care services for people in need of care, you must first have them recognized.