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The Paul-Ehrlich-Institut as a federal authority is subject to the regulations of the Datenschutzgrundverordnung (DSGVO, General Data Protection Regulation) and the Bundesdatenschutzgesetz (BDSG, Federal Data Protection Act (new)).

This Website is provided by:

Federal Institute for Vaccines and Biomedicines
Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 51-59
D- 63225 Langen, Germany

Phone: +49 6103 77 0
Fax: +49 6103 77 1234

Access data:

Whenever our server is accessed, data are stored for statistical and security purposes. Date and time, as well as the web page you have visited are recorded on our server for a limited period of time. These data are used exclusively for improving our internet content. The data are not used in any other way or communicated to third parties.

Tracking data:

As a visitor of our website, you can decide for yourself whether you want to allow the tracking of your data or not. It is preset to track.


The email addresses for the transmission of the Newsletter are stored in the database and are not used for any purposes other than the transmission of the Newsletter. Subscribers to the Newsletter can unsubscribe to the receipt of the Newsletter by themselves at any time. The email addresses will then automatically be deleted.

Contact form / email enquiries:

For inquiries to the Paul-Ehrlich-Institut via the contact form the name and the email address are requested. This data is sent encrypted.

The data transmitted will be stored in conformity with the legal requirements partly electronically and partly as a hardcopy. The data will be destroyed or deleted when the legal retention period has expired. Your personal data will be treated as confidential.

Where required for the answer to your question, the data entered by you will be sent to the competent office within the portfolio of the Bundesministerium für Gesundheit (Federal Ministry of Health) or the competent authority of the appropriate land (federal state). Apart from that, the data will not be communicated to third parties outside the institute, and will not be used for purposes other than those disclosed in the answer to your question.


On its website under "Vacancies", the Paul-Ehrlich-Institut offers you the opportunity to send applications to open jobs online. The data protection guideline applicable for this zone will be available to you at the beginning of your job application procedure. As soon as you select the job offers zone on our section, cookies are set for that zone.

The official data protection representative is:

Peter Hergert

Phone: +49 6103 77 1605


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