Expiry of the Authorisation to Teach

The authorisation to teach (venia docendi) expires

1. due to resignation;

2. due to continued inactivity over four years without good reason;

3. with a conviction that has been handed down by an Austrian court and which, based on section 27 of the Austrian Criminal Code (Strafgesetzbuch or StGB), Federal Law Gazette No. 60/1974, leads to forfeiture of office of a civil servant. Any loss due to a disciplinary decision in accordance with special regulations remains unaffected.


As of: 22 January 2004

The only legally binding version is the German version published in the University Gazette.