The UBA is composed of five specialized environmental divisions, plus our General Services Division, which provides various services via entities such as our human resource unit. For a detailed overview of and information concerning our divisions, see our organizational chart. read more
Welcome to the UBA Web site.
This Web site contains the following: (a) extensive information about our agency, the people who work in it, the work we do, and how we go about doing it; (b) information about our building and past and future projects involving green construction; and (c) UBA job postings and invitations to tender. In perusing our Web site, you may be surprised to learn that we also promote environmental protection through art, have the largest environmental library in the German speaking world, and that this facility is open to the general public. We sincerely hope that you will enjoy our Web site, and that you will have the occasion at some point to visit us in our visiting area in Dessau-Roßlau or Berlin.
Germany Environment Agency begins purchasing emission credits from CDM projects read more
Free brochures are available at the visitor centers at our Dessau-Roßlau and Berlin-Grunewald sites. You can also visit a branch of our environmental library at either of these two sites, or at our Bad Elster site. The model eco-building at our Dessau-Roßlau site is also worth a visit. read more
Since its founding in 1974, the UBA has been Germany’s main environmental protection agency. Read more about us, here. read more
UBA has built the federal government's first zero-energy office building in Berlin-Marienfelde. It has been granted this year's EMAS award for the innovative project. read more
Visitors now have the opportunity to borrow an English-language audio guide at the reception/information counter free of charge. read more