GTÜ Gesellschaft für Technische Überwachung mbH

Vor dem Lauch 25
70567 Stuttgart

TEL. 0711 97676-0
FAX 0711 97676-199

Management: Thomas Emmert, Gabriele Schmidt-Rauße, Dr. Frederik Schmidt
Registered in the Commercial Register Stuttgart Local Court HRB No. 9610
Registered office of the company: Stuttgart
VAT ID No.: DE 147841514

Data Protection Officer

Florian Klytta
c/o DS-Compliance GmbH
Carlsplatz 24
D-40213 Düsseldorf

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (ODR). You can find the platform at

If you want to contact us, our e-mail address is

There is no obligation to participate in a dispute resolution procedure at a consumer arbitration board and we are generally not prepared to do so.

List of the competent supervisory authorities

Officially recognised inspection organisation

GTÜ Gesellschaft für Technische Überwachung mbH is officially recognised in all German federal states as a monitoring organisation in accordance with Annex VIIIb StVZO (German Road Traffic Licensing Regulations). This is where you will find the list of the respective competent supervisory authorities with regard to periodic vehicle inspections (including the general vehicle inspections in accordance with Section 29 StVZO).

Technical Service

The Technical Service of GTÜ Gesellschaft für Technische Überwachung mbH has been designated by the Federal Motor Transport Authority and has been notified to the European Commission. The supervisory authority is the Federal Motor Transport Authority (Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt).

Fördestrasse 16
24944 Flensburg

Plant safety

GTÜ Anlagensicherheit GmbH is an approved inspection body in accordance with Section 2 (4) of the Act on Installations Requiring Inspection (ÜAnlG). It is also a Notified Body in accordance with Section 2 (19) of the Product Safety Act (ProdSG) for the conformity assessment procedure for placing lifts on the market in accordance with Directive 2014/33/EU.

The following are competent supervisory authorities for the recognitions as

  • an approved inspection body and as
  • a notified body (certification body and testing laboratory):
    the Central Authority of the Federal States for Safety Engineering – ZLS
    Zentralstelle der Länder für Sicherheitstechnik – ZLS
    Rosenkavalierplatz 2
    81925 Munich

and within the scope of testing activities in accordance with the Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health (BetrSichV) in the federal state of Hamburg:
Office for Consumer Protection
Freie und Hansastadt Hamburg
Amt für Verbraucherschutz
Billstrasse 80
20569 Hamburg

Competent supervisory authorities for recognition as an expert organisation in accordance with the Ordinance on Installations for the Handling of Substances Hazardous to Water and on Specialist Companies (AwSV):
Ministry for the Environment, Climate and Energy Management – Department 53
Water pollution control, standing waters, Lake Constance
Ministerium für Umwelt, Klima und Energiewirtschaft – Referat 53
Gewässerreinhaltung, stehende Gewässer, Bodensee
Willy-Brandt-Strasse 41, W-2.123
70173 Stuttgart

Your contact person

Enquiries about GTÜ general inspection reports

General Inspection Team
TEL. 0711 97676-571
FAX 0711 97676-579

Responsible for content

Corporate Communications
Frank Reichert (legally responsible in accordance with the German Press Act (Pressegesetz))
TEL. 0711 97676-620


Danielle Hardt
TEL. 0711 97676-431

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