For services offered by the city archives of Kulturforum Witten
The town council of Witten, in compliance with § 7, par. 1, cl. 1, and § 114a, par. 2, cl. 1 of the municipal code of the federal state of North-Rhine Westphalia as known in its currently valid version published on 14th July 1994 (ref. no. GV.NW. S. 666 / SGV.NW. 2023), officially adopted the following in its meeting on 14th November 2005: a body of public law was to be founded under the name Kulturforum Witten and this body would be granted the right to charge fees in compliance with the act on charges and fees applicable to municipalities in North-Rhine Westphalia (KAG). Due to this right granted, the administrative council of Kulturforum Witten, in its meeting of 14th May 2009, decided, in compliance with § 3, par. 2, in relation to § 8, cl. 2 i) of the statute of the body, to modify the fees and charges for the services of the town archives of Witten as follows:
2. WRITTEN COPIES
3. CERTIFICATES ON CIVIL STATUS OF A PERSON
4. ANFERTIGUNG VON KOPIEN UND MIKROFILMKOPIEN
5. FEES FOR PHOTOGRAPHIC WORKS
6. FEES FOR GRANTING USE RIGHTS
Use of a reproduction of archived documents
Any charges payable to third parties due to copyrights or contractual obligations are not included in this list of fees and charges.
Notwithstanding the charges as defined in points 1-6 of this list of fees and charges, the town archives reserve the right to be reimbursed for any expenses occurred. This right includes especially the reimbursement of costs for postage and packaging and for telephone and fax.
8. EXEMPTIONS / TRADE DISCOUNTS
Exemptions from the charges or a reduction of these can only be granted if the use of the services of the town archive does not pursue individual or commercial interests, but has a scientific or academic purpose or is done in the interest of schooling or local history research. Trade discounts are available on charges mentioned in 6. if a larger number of pictures is to be published. Any such discount has to be decide upon by the management of the archives.
The fees and charges herein mentioned become effective to 1st June 2009 and thus supersedes the previous list of fees and charges of 5th November 2001.