You are required to de-register your business,
- if you are terminating operations or
- if you are moving your business activities to a place outside of Berlin or
- if you are changing the legal form of your commercial company. In this case, the business must be de-registered in its old form and newly registered in its new legal form.
Average time to process request
You will receive confirmation immediately, if you de-register your business in person.
If you de-register your business online, via email/fax or postal mail, you will receive confirmation after the de-registration has been processed.