Management Accountancy Professions – Branch Office

General Information

Establishment of a branch office must be reported to the competent authority without delay. The competent authority has to maintain a register where the branch office is entered. If a branch office is closed, it has to be removed from the register.


The establishment of a branch office must be reported without delay.

Competent authority

The President of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber/Office of the Management Accountancy Authority (→ WKO)German text (Der Präsident der Wirtschaftskammer Österreich/Geschäftsstelle Bilanzbuchhaltungsbehörde)

Legal bases

Section 35 of the Bilanzbuchhaltungsgesetz (BiBuG)

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Management accountancy professions – branch office – establishmentGerman text

Last update: 18 July 2022

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