Need to find information on an Austrian company?
You’ll find it through EBR. All EBR information distributors provide direct online access to Austrian company information.
Who is distributing EBR information in Austria?
The EBR service distributor based in Austria is MANZ´sche Verlags- und Universitätsbuchhandlung GmbH.
To access the full list of EBR distributors please visit the Information Distributors page.
The National Registry
MANZ´sche Verlags- und Universitätsbuchhandlung GmbH is the EBR member for Austria.
MANZ is a private owned publishing house on legal matters based in Vienna and the official provider of Austrian business data as appointed by the Ministry of Justice.
The Austrian Business Register is a public schedule maintained by the regional (commercial) courts. It serves to record and disclose facts that must be registered according to the Business Register Statute from 1991, the Enterprise Code from 2005 and other commercial-law provisions. The main ledger is maintained by filing the entries in a central database (Business Register Database) at the Federal Computing Centre in Vienna. Since the middle of 2005 the collection of deeds of all commercial courts are kept in electronic form.
There are about 200.000 active business entities recorded in the Business Register. These include Companies with Limited Liability, General Partnerships, Limited Partnerships, Sole Traders, Stock Corporations, Commercial and Industrial Cooperatives, etc.