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The content of is protected by copyright. Reproduction and other exploitation of information or data, in particular the use of texts, parts of texts or image material, requires the prior consent of the City of Zwickau, unless otherwise noted. This must also be observed if third-party materials appearing on these web pages are used or copied to obtain information. Registered and unregistered trademarks of Zwickau city council or third parties may not be used in advertising materials or other publications in connection with the dissemination of information without their prior written consent.

The use of all information or data and any other action, toleration or omission associated with the data is subject exclusively to German law. Place of performance and exclusive place of jurisdiction is Zwickau.

Layout and design of the website as a whole and its individual elements are protected by copyright. The same applies to the individual editorial contributions as well as their selection and composition. Further use and reproduction are only permitted for private purposes. No changes may be made to it, the source must be indicated. Public use of the website requires consent. Excluded from this are the official information and communications of the City of Zwickau. The content of these is free to be used by anyone without special permission. Photos and graphics may not be used without the special permission of the City of Zwickau. Individual contents may contain special copyright notices that must be observed.


With its judgement of 12 May 1998, the Regional Court of Hamburg ruled that by setting a link, the publisher may be jointly responsible for the contents of the linked page. According to the regional court, this can only be prevented by expressly distancing oneself from external content. The City of Zwickau has put numerous links to other websites on its pages. The following applies to all links: We expressly declare that we have no influence on the design and content of the linked pages. Therefore we hereby distance ourselves expressly from all contents of each linked page and do not adopt their contents as our own. Users use links to other websites at their own risk and use such sites in accordance with the terms of use applicable to those sites. This declaration applies to all external links shown and to all contents of external sites to which banners, buttons and other references visible on our site lead.

Sending e-mails / e-mail service

Insofar as we expressly offer the possibility of submitting applications or other legally relevant declarations to the City of Zwickau electronically within the framework of the online offer, the transmission is at the user's own risk. The City of Zwickau cannot currently offer access for electronically signed and encrypted electronic documents. The City of Zwickau cannot guarantee the security against interception and authenticity of the declarations received, unless this is expressly stated. Your IP address and host name are saved with every message. Abuse is punishable by law. Applications and declarations to the city that are subject to a deadline cannot be submitted electronically.

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The City of Zwickau makes every effort to ensure that all information and data contained on its website is correct and up-to-date by updating it daily. However, the City of Zwickau does not assume any liability or guarantee for any typesetting errors or for the correctness and topicality of the entries. The offer of the service is subject to technical availability, in particular with regard to necessary maintenance work and downtime due to technical faults.