Point of Single Contact in Saxony
Picture shows Points of Single Contact; Source: BMWi
Source: Picture shows Points of Single Contact; Source: BMWi
Service businesses from EU Member States seeking for support with the German administrative procedures may address the local Points of Single Contact. These state run one-stop-shops will guide them through the necessary paper work.
In the Free State of Saxony, the Point of Single Contact is managed by the Regional Office (Landesdirektion) in Leipzig. Its Internet portal provides service companies and customers comprehensive information. Moreover, it offers the possibility of processing electronically formalities and procedures.
The service of the Points of Single Contact is optional. Entrepreneurs may always contact the relevant authorities directly, if they prefer. Moreover, there are many institutions at the state level that may be addressed for further support.