ZVSHK Zentralverband Sanitär Heizung Klima

(German Sanitation, Heating and Air Conditioning Association)
represented by Manfred Stather, President, 

and Elmar Esser, Managing Director 


Rathausallee 6
53757 Sankt Augustin
Tel.: (0 22 41) 92 99-0
Fax: (0 22 41) 92 99 336

Responsibility for content according to press legislation and the Information and Communication Services Act (IUKDG): 

RA Elmar Esser (lawyer) | Managing Director, ZVSHK 

Rathausallee 6
53757 Sankt Augustin
Tel: +49 (0) 22 41 92 99-0
Fax: +49 (0) 22 41 2 13 51 


The information and statements contained on this website are continually being revised and updated. Despite all care taken, information may have changed in the meantime. The ZVSHK can, therefore, in no way guarantee or be held liable for the correctness, topicality or completeness of the information presented. Likewise, the ZVSHK cannot accept any liability for any consequential loss or damage resulting from information provided on this website. Where this website contains hyperlinks to other websites, the ZVSHK has no control of the content or such third-party sites and cannot assume liability for their content. 

Data Protection:

For certain aspects of our internet activities, we collect data that is subject to data protection legislation. Most notably, on registration, participants are asked to provide personal information that we process in accordance with all applicable statutory and data protection regulations. 

Data that is deemed relevant for data protection legislation includes so-called personal data, which is data that can be used to identify you as a person. This includes the names, addresses and telephone numbers of registrants. 

On this website, data is collected and saved by etracker GmbH ( for marketing and optimisation purposes. From this data user profiles can be generated using a pseudonym. Cookies may be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files that are saved in the cache of the visitor’s internet browser. Cookies make it possible to recognize repeat visits by that browser. The data compiled using the etracker technologies will not be used to personally identify visitors to this website and will not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. You may opt out of data collection and storage at any time with future effect. 

We take the handling of personal data very seriously and ensure that the processing of such data conforms with the regulations of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) as well as further relevant internet data protection legislation. 

You have the right to obtain on request free of charge information on the personal data saved about you as far as such data has been collected and saved. Furthermore you have the right to correct, delete or block incorrect data. 

Where data is collected for accounting purposes, we are obliged to maintain such records. They are therefore not removed in the event of a request for deletion. 

Links to third-party websites that are not part of our own internet services are not covered by the above data protection declaration as we have no way of ensuring that the operators of third-party websites adhere to data protection legislation. 

Public record of procedures according to §4e BDSG

Name or trade name of the responsible office: Zentralverband Sanitär Heizung Klima, ZVSHK (German Sanitation, Heating and Air Conditioning Association)

Owner, executive boards, managing directors or other legally appointed managers or managers appointed according to the company’s statutes charged with the management of data processing: Manfred Stather (President), Elmar Esser (Managing Director).

Address of the responsible office: Rathausallee 6, D-53757 Sankt Augustin, Germany

Purpose of the data collection, processing or utilisation: The ZVSHK is a representative organisation and trade association that represents the interests of its direct and indirect members (federal state associations, guilds and sanitation, heating and air-conditioning contractors). Its activities include the promotion, verification and implementation of norms, typification projects and special projects. As such, the ZVSHK writes and publishes publications and other tools for sanitation, heating and air-conditioning contractors and makes these available to them. The collection, processing and utilisation of data is required to carry out the above activities.

Description of the relevant groups of persons and corresponding data or data categories: Personal data is collected, processed and used from the following groups of persons for the aforementioned purposes: Members and member data as well as data of suppliers, business partners and customers wherever this is needed to fulfil the purposes listed above.

Recipients or categories of recipients to whom the data can be disclosed: Public institutions who receive the data on the basis of statutory regulations (e.g. social insurance agencies, fiscal authorities); Internal offices involved in the execution of the relevant business processes; External contractors (service providers) in accordance with § 11 BDSG; Other external institutions wherever needed to fulfil the purposes listed above.

Standard periods for deletion of the data: The legislative bodies have passed various record retention obligations and periods. The corresponding data is routinely deleted on expiry of these periods. Any data not affected by these regulations will be deleted when they are no longer needed for the purposes described above.

Planned transfer of data to third countries: There are no plans to transfer data to third countries.


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