The Point of Single Contact (PSC) at the Trades Licensing Office of the Municipal Authorities of the town of Zlin was established based on Freedom of services Act by which has been the Directive of the European Parliament (EP) and Consulting of services on the domestic market implemented to the Judicial code of the Czech Republic as a part of European network of the PSCs ».
The main purpose of PSC is to simplify the process of starting a business for new entrepreneurs, eventually reducing impediments to trading for existing entrepreneurs who are interested in expanding their business activities not only within the Czech Republic but also to the European Union Member States, European Economic Area (EEA) or the Swiss Confederation. In addition, the PSC offers a whole range of other services and not just for the entrepreneurs.
Within the meaning of the Czech Legislation the Point of Single Contact has two main functions: informative and intermediary.
assure transfer of the request for authorization to run a business (brought in under another legislation) to the competent administrative authority which is empowered to decide about this application,
receive and transmit notifications and reports to the competent administrative authorities taken under other legislation from persons doing business under the authority pursuant to other legislation, namely:
PSCs provide consulting and intermediary services FREE OF CHARGE. PSCs DO NOT PROVIDE a legal advice and CANNOT SOLVE a specific matters and disputes which would go beyond the Freedom of Services Act.
Even though the PSC employees are trying to provide information at the soonest, considering of breadth information they have to provide, it is not always possible. There is not guarantee for an immediate answer while one waits especially in case information from abroad is needed.
Besides the Point of Single Contact which is located at the Trades Licensing Office of the Municipal Authorities of the town of Zlin, there are other 14 locations of the Municipal Trades Licensing Offices as a part of the European network of the Points of Single Contact, operating at a registered place of regions within the Czech Republic that provide a PSC services. One location with electronic Point of Single Contact.
Municipal Authorities of the town of Zlin
Trades Licensing Office
Address: Zarámí 4421, Zlín
Phone: +420 577 630 914
Fax : +420 577 630 921
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
or you can also submit a request for information directly via the web application form (see below), which is available in Czech or English language :
Monday and Wednesday 8am – 5pm
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8am – 2pm (by appointment only)