Division VII: Federal Press Service

Division VII is responsible for the following matters:

  • Providing information to the public at large about the work of the Federal Chancellor and the Federal Minister
  • Publication and dispatch of information material
  • Accreditation of, and assistance for, international journalists, media representatives and press councils
  • Setting up press centres at international conferences in Austria
  • Information measures of the Federal Government
  • Citizens Service
  • Europe helpdesk and service hotline of the Federal Chancellery
  • The Federal Chancellery’s Internet portals
  • Coordination of the Federal Ministries in common press and information matters


Phone: +43 1 531 15-20 24 32
Fax: +43 1 531 15-20 28 80
Email: vii@bka.gv.at

Director General

Wolfgang Trimmel