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

Responsible pursuant to § 18 Medienstaatsvertrag (MSTV)

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 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,