Entry in the craftsman's role Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

The Crafts Code (HWO) distinguishes between the craft sector subject to authorisation , the non-licensed craft sector, the craft-like trade . Do you intend to independently operate a craft subject to registration as a standing trade? Then it is necessary that you have your business in the craft role. Can be registered natural and legal persons and Partnerships. The commercial sector includes any business whose activity is not attributable to the travel industry or market traffic. A commercial establishment is not a prerequisite. You or the person you have appointed to the management must have the personal requirements to be entered in the craft role if you have set up a standing trade, or participate in a business, or want to become self-employed together with a partner. Do you independently operate a craft subject to registration as a standing trade? Then you have to have your business in the craft role. Can be registered natural and legal persons and Partnerships. The commercial sector includes any business whose activity is not attributable to the travel industry or market traffic. A commercial establishment is not a prerequisite. A business is a business of a craft sector subject to authorisation, if it is crafted and comprises a trade in its entirety. The trade must be listed in Appendix A to the Crafts Code (HwO). Activities which are essential for this trade (essential activities) may also be carried out. You or the person you have appointed to the management must have the personal requirements to be entered in the craft role if you have set up a standing trade, or participate in a business, or want to become self-employed together with a partner.

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for sole proprietors: completed application form certified copy of identity card or similar identification document Proof of qualification (certified copy master's certificate, technician's certificate, etc.) of the holder in the case of civil law companies (GbR): completed application form certified copies of the identity card or a comparable identification document of the shareholders, partners or persons entitled to represent Copy of the partnership agreement Proof of the qualification (copy master's certificate, technician certificate, etc.) of the shareholders or partners with a limited liability company, a company (limited liability), AG, OHG, KG, GmbH & Co. KG and other domestic or foreign companies: completed application form certified copies of the identity card or a comparable identification document of the shareholders or persons entitled to represent For proof of corporate legal form: at headquarters in Germany: in the case of companies registered in a register: extract from the commercial register or the partnership register otherwise a copy of the social contract (e.B. in the case of a company under civil law (GbR)) in the case of registered office abroad: documents from the country of residence proving the legal form. In the case of legal entities (GmbH, corporate companies, AG, registered cooperatives), you only have to fill in the application form for the legal person himself. All personal documents are required to submit for all natural persons entitled to the management (e.B. personnel documents). In the case of partnerships (GbR, KG, OHG, PartG, GmbH & Co. KG), each managing partner must report the trade, complete an application and submit all personal documents. in the case of the employment of an operations manager: Manager's Statement Proof of management (copy of the employment contract of the manager) Proof of the qualification of the manager (certified copy master's certificate, technician's certificate, exemption permit, etc.) Note: If you hire a second person as a manager, you must also provide the manager's declaration and proof of managerial activity for them. Further information can also be found in the


Application forms are available from the Chambers of Crafts.

Preconditions
Prerequisite is: usually the master examination The Crafts Code also provides for provisions according to which you or your management Graduate engineer or graduate engineer or Engineer or engineer or with a German state or state-recognised examination equivalent to the master's examination can be entered in the craft role. Note: If you do not meet this requirement, you can apply for exemptions in certain cases. Details of the requirements and the procedure can also be found in the following procedural descriptions: Registration in the craft role - apply for an exemption permit Registration in the craft role - Apply for an exemption for EU/EEA citizens and EU/EEA citizens Registration in the craft role - apply for exercise entitlement Registration in the craft role - Apply for the right to exercise for an additional craft Prerequisites are: the master examination If you or your manager have successfully passed the master's examination in a craft subject to approval, you will be entered in the craftsmanship role of your Chamber of Crafts: with the craft you want to practice, or in a craft subject to authorisation which is related to that Note: If you do not meet this requirement, you can apply for exemptions in certain cases. Details of the requirements and the procedure can also be found in the following procedural descriptions: Entry in the craftsman's role - If you or your manager have not passed a master's examination, you may be able to obtain the entry into the craftsman's role via an exemption permit. Registration in the craft role - Apply for an exemption for EU/EEA citizens and EU/EEA citizens If you or your manager are nationals of a Member State of the European Union (EU) or a contracting state of the Agreement on the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you may be able to enter the craft role by means of an exemption permit in accordance with the Crafts Code. Entry in the craftsman's role - Apply for exercise permit Without master's examination, you or your manager may be able to obtain an exercise permit. Registration in the craft role - Apply for the right to exercise an additional craft if you are practising a craft subject to authorisation, you can also carry out work in other craft crafts subject to authorisation with this exercise authorization. The Crafts Code also provides for provisions according to which you or your management Graduate engineer or graduate engineer or Engineer or engineer or can be entered in the craft role with a German state or state-recognised examination equivalent to the master's examination. The prerequisite is that the focus of your examination or school is the same as the craftsmanship to be enrolled. Attention: They may only practise the craft that is subject to authorisation and which has been registered. Where several craft crafts subject to authorisation are carried out, each of these craft crafts subject to authorisation must normally be entered in the craft role.
In order to have your company entered into the craft role, it is necessary that you submit an application. The exhibition of a craft card is connected with the entry in the craft roll. With the craft card, you can later identify yourself as a registered craftsman.