The Ordinance on Electronic Legal Transactions (ERV 2021) regulates an internet-based service provided by the Federal Ministry of Justice.
Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Justice enacting the Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Justice on Electronic Legal Transactions (ERV 2021) and the Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Justice on the Documents Archives of Public Authorities for the Electronic Document Traffic with the Courts (Document Archive Ordinance 2007 – UAV 2007), the Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Justice on the Formal Requirements in Judicial Procedures conducted with the help of automation-supported data processing and the creation of shortened executions (ADV Form Ordinance 2002 – AFV 2002), the Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Justice on the debiting and recovery of court fees (Debiting and Recovery Regulation – AEV), the Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Justice on the use of forms for the disclosure of the balance sheet and the annex to be disclosed of small limited liability companies (UGB Form sheet V), the Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Justice on the detailed procedure for the simplified establishment of GmbH pursuant to Section 9a GmbHG (Simplified GmbH Founding Ordinance – VGGV), the Ordinance of the Federal Minister for Justice on the inclusion of documents in the commercial register database for the purpose of consultation (Company
Register Re-Entry Ordinance FBR-V) and the Ordinance of the Federal Chancellor on electronic transport between the Federal Administrative Court and interested parties (BVwG Electronic Transport Regulation – BVwG-EVV).
Adaptation of terms and requirements related to the submission of annual accounts to the commercial register, as well as the transfer under the ESEF Ordinance 2019/815.
Adaptation of terms and references in connection with the eIDAS Ordinance or in accordance with the technical possibilities of the E-ID.
Creation of the possibility of electronic filing of land registers belonging to other files (Section 448(4) Geo).
The possibility of providing extracts of land registers and commercial registers with the electronic signature of the judiciary.
The mandatory designation of supplements by the contributor.
Clarification of the provisions on the rights and obligations of the transmitting agencies, in particular with regard to the logging and retention of the log data.
Creation of a legal basis for notaries and certified public accountants for transmitting decisions via FinanzOnline.
The extension of the possibility of filing documents with reference to an archive by using a data repository provided by the judiciary (Justice Box).
The direct transmission of inputs using forms via JudiciaryOnline.
Concretizations concerning the ERV Participant Register and the allocation of address codes for registries and security authorities by the Federal Ministry of the Interior.
Inclusion of the e-mail as a communication channel subject to Section 6 ERV 2021.
Adaptation of the references to the ERV 2006, which expired on 1 July 2021 (Articles 2 to 8).