Legal notice


Information pursuant to section 5 TMG (Telemedia Act), section 55 (2) RStV (Interstate Broadcasting Treaty):

Stiftung Zentrale Stelle Verpackungsregister
(Foundation Central Agency Packaging Register)
Öwer de Hase 18
49074 Osnabrück
Germany

 

Represented by:

Gunda Rachut (Chair)

 

Contact:

Support hotline: +49 541 34310555
Switchboard: +49 541 201971-10

Our support hotline can help you to ...
... resolve IT-related questions:

  • Are you a producer or initial distributor of packaging subject to system participation who needs support for It-related issues, such as your login, your browser settings or using the LUCID Packaging Register?

... resolve certain content-related questions:  

  • Are you unsure whether you are a producer or initial distributor under the Verpackungsgesetz (Packaging Act)?
  • Are you a producer or initial distributor of packaging subject to system participation who needs support with content-related issues, e.g. during the registration process, or when submitting data reports and/or declarations of completeness?

Please note, the support hotline does not provide legal advice and cannot provide individualised, company-specific information.

 

E-Mail:

Content-related questions on how the obligations under the Verpackungsgesetz are implemented: anfrage@verpackungsregister.org
General questions: info@verpackungsregister.org

 

Responsible officer under press law and the Telemediengesetz (Telemedia Act):

Gunda Rachut
Stiftung Zentrale Stelle Verpackungsregister
(Foundation Central Agency Packaging Register)
Öwer de Hase 18
49074 Osnabrück
Germany

For editorial articles for which a name is provided, the author is responsible under press law.

Foundation authorities:
Amt für regionale Landesentwicklung Weser-Ems
(Office for Regional State Development Weser-Ems)
Theodor-Tantzen-Platz 8
26122 Oldenburg
Germany
No. foundations register: 16 (085)

Legal and technical supervisory authority under section 5 no. 3 TMG (as from 1 January 2019):
Umweltbundesamt
(German Environment Agency)
Wörlitzer Platz 1
06844 Dessau-Rosslau
Germany

 

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The sans-serif Linear-Antiqua 'Open Sans' web font by Steve Matteson (https://fonts.google.com/specimen/Open+Sans) is used with "Apache License, Version 2.0".

 


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