Goethe-Institut e. V.
Oskar-von-Miller-Ring 18
80333 Munich
Telephone: +49 89 15921-0

Association register

Munich District Court, Association Register 5007

Value added tax ID number

DE 129516430


Executive board: Johannes Ebert, Rainer Pollack

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Jakob Racek
Head of Information Services
Goethe-Institut e. V.
Oskar-von-Miller-Ring 18
80333 Munich

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Legal notice on organisational form

The Goethe-Institut e. V. is an organisation operating worldwide to promote the German language abroad, maintain international cultural collaboration, and provide a comprehensive image of Germany with information about its cultural, societal and political activities.

It functions within the framework of its Articles of Association and on the basis of a framework agreement concluded with the Federal Republic of Germany.

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Dispute Resolution

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (ODR) which can be accessed at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/. Consumers have the possibility to use this platform for resolving their disputes. We are ready to participate in an extra-judicial dispute settlement procedure before a consumer dispute resolution body. The competent body is  Universalschlichtungsstelle des Bundes am Zentrum für Schlichtung e.V., Straßburger Straße 8, 77694 Kehl am Rhein, Deutschland, www.universalschlichtungsstelle.de.