Retirement, resignation or dismissal of a managing director of a distribution network operator or non-fulfilment of requirements for the appointment of the managing director - notification

German version

General information

The granting of a concession for the operation of a distribution network is conditional on the applicant, if they are a legal person, a business partnership or a registered general partnership, having appointed a managing director or leaseholder to exercise the concession. The appointment of the managing director must be approved by the authorities (Art. 54 (3) (2) (b) and Art. 59 Vienna Electricity Act 2005).

Requirements

The approval will be revoked if the managing director no longer meets one of the requirements. The holder of the concession or the leaseholder must notify the authorities immediately if the managing director no longer meets one of the requirements or no longer holds the position.

Deadlines

None

Contact

Office of the Vienna Provincial Government
Legal Affairs: Construction, Energy, Railways, Traffic and Aviation (MA 64)
Energy Group
1080 Vienna, Lerchenfelder Straße 4
Phone: +43 1 4000-89959
Fax: +43 1 4000-99-89910
E-mail: post@ma64.wien.gv.at

Public hours: Tuesdays 7.30 am to 12.30 pm and Thursdays 7.30 am to 3.30 pm

Documents required

If a power of authority has been issued: power of authority

Fees

None

Form

Online notification: Retirement, resignation or dismissal of a managing director of a distribution network operator or non-fulfilment of requirements for the appointment of the managing director (German)

Further information

If the plant manager leaves the company or if the approval of their appointment is revoked, the distribution network may continue operations until a new plant manager has been appointed; however, no longer than two months.

Legal basis: 2005 Vienna Electricity Act (German)

Homepage: Legal Affairs: Construction, Energy, Railways, Traffic and Aviation (MA 64) (German)

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Municipal Department 64
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