Germany - competent authority (Art. 23)

Certificates under Article 23 paragraph 1 of the Convention are issued by

a) the Central Authority that gave its approval as required by Article 17 sub-paragraph c) of the Convention, or
b) the Central Authority responsible for the youth welfare office, or with which the accredited body is registered, should one of these bodies have given the approval.

Conventions (incl. Protocols and Principles)