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Austria

Fremdenführer (Austria)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Tourist guide
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Fremdenführer
    Translation(s):
    Tourist guide (EN)
    Country:
    Austria
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    None
    National legislation:
    Gewerbeordnung 1994
    Useful link:
    http://www.ris.bka.gv.at

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    DSE - Diploma (post-secondary education), including Annex II (ex 92/51, Annex C,D) , Art. 11 c
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    No
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Die Führung von Personen, um Ihnen 1. die historischen Reichtümer und das künstlerische und kulturelle Erbe Österreichs (öffentliche Plätze und Gebäude, Sammlungen, Ausstellungen, Museen, Denkmäler und Erinnerungsstätten, Kirchen, Klöster, Theater und Vergnügungsstätten, Industrie- und Wirtschaftsanlagen, Brauchtumsveranstaltungen sowie Besonderheiten von Landschaft, Flora und Fauna), 2. die gesellschaftliche, soziale und politische Situation im nationalen und internationalen Zusammenhalt, 3. sportliche und gesellschaftliche Veranstaltungen zu zeigen und zu erklären.
    Translation(s):
    The guidance of persons, to show and explain to them 1. the historic treasures and the artistic and cultural heritage of Austria, 2. the social and political situation in national and international contexts, 3. sporting and social events. (EN)
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