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Profile of registrant

Handwerkskammer Frankfurt-Rhein-Main

Identification number in the register: 67816104631-57
Registration date: 30/11/10 11:41:27

The information on this organisation was last modified on 03/11/14 09:59:09
The date of the last annual update was 03/11/14 09:59:09

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Handwerkskammer Frankfurt-Rhein-Main
Acronym: HWK
Legal status: Körperschaft des öffentlichen Rechts
Website address:


Section: VI - Organisations representing local, regional and municipal authorities, other public or mixed entities, etc.
and more precisely: Local, regional and municipal authorities (at sub-national level)

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Dr. Christof Riess
Position: Hauptgeschäftsführer

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Florian Schöll
Position: Vertreter bei der Europäischen Union

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 21 Bockenheimer Landstraße 
Frankfurt am Main 60325
Telephone number: (+4969) 971720
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: Handwerkskammer Frankfurt-Rhein-Main
Vertretung bei der Europäischen Union
21, Rue Montoyer
B-1000 Bruxelles

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Die Handwerkskammer Frankfurt-Rhein-Main ist der gesetzliche Interessenvertreter des Wirtschaftszweigs Handwerk im Raum Frankfurt, Rhein-Main (Frankfurt am Main, Offenbach am Main, Darmstadt, Landkreis Offenbach, Landkreis Darmstadt-Dieburg, Maintaunuskreis, Hochtaunusreis, Kreis Groß-Gerau, Kreis Bergstraße, Odenwaldkreis).
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 1
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Florian Schöll 04/09/14 01/09/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Vertretung aller Belange des Wirtschaftsbereichs Handwerk sowie der zugehörigen Unternehmen und Mitarbeiter.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Regional Policy
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Transport
  • Youth


Total number of members that are natural persons: 32,470
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Die Handwerkskammer ist Mitglied im Zentralverband des Deutschen Handwerks (ZDH) sowie des Deutschen Handwerkskammertages (DHKT) und auf regionaler Ebene des Hessischen Handwerkstages (HHT).

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 26,330,000
of which public financing: 3,012,000
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 3,012,000
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 23,318,000
- donations:
- contributions from members:
Kammerbeiträge : 11,600,000
ÜLU-Beiträge : 3,450,000
Gebühren : 6,941,000
Sonstige Einnahmen : 1,327,000
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 100000  € - 150000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.