Umweltbundesamt GmbH

Environment Agency - Austria
Spittelauer Lände 5
1090 Vienna/Austria
Tel: +43-(0)1-31304
Fax: +43-(0)1-31304/5400
Companies register (Identification-No): FN 187010s
Competent court: Handelsgericht Wien
Data processing register: DVR 0492221 UID number (VAT-No): ATU45908200 


Allowed use:

The Umweltbundesamt allows the reproduction of its resources, with appropriate citation, for non-commercial purposes provided no other more specific rules apply.


Reproduction of multimedia data (e.g. pictures, programmes, etc.) requires prior permission of the Umweltbundesamt. In such cases general use is not allowed.



Data protection:


The Umweltbundesamt uses personal data only if necessary for specific purposes and with the explicit or implied permission of the individual concerned. These data will not be passed on to third parties or used for any other purposes.





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Reporting barriers to E-Accessibility:


The accessibility of our website is a matter of great importance to us. The information provided on our website must be accessible to all users, regardless of the technical provisions, security settings or personal handicaps. We design our pages with eAccessibility in mind. However, should you discover any barriers, please contact us and help us continuously improve our website.

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Last Update: 31.03.2016