Notification Channel

The EU directive will oblige companies to provide an anonymous channel for the notification of suspicions of malpractice. The Central Chamber of Commerce’s Notification Channel service offers your company the opportunity to set up a channel cost-effectively and effortlessly.

Benefits of the Notification Channel

According to research, companies that invest in sustainable business operations have a 5-15 year lead over their competitors. Success is often based on an even closer commitment from customers and personnel and differentiation in the market. Personnel, customers and stakeholders value and demand responsibility. Through the Notification Channel, your company has the opportunity to gain information about potential problems at an early stage and be able to address them. In this way, the expenses of correcting shortcomings are also lower.

Anonymous notifications

Anonymous notifications about a company’s activities can be submitted through the Notification Channel. Reports may relate to unethical conduct or suspected malpractice. With the Central Chamber of Commerce’s Notification Channel service, you can provide a secure Notification Channel to your personnel, customers or stakeholders effortlessly and cost-effectively.

Processing of notifications

The notification handlers appointed in your company will be notified of a submitted notification and, if necessary, the handlers can request additional information from the notifier through the Notification Channel.

Order the Notification Channel

When you set up a Notification Channel, make sure your personnel and stakeholders are able to locate your company’s Notification Channel. Personnel can be contacted about the channel, for example, on the intranet and to other stakeholders through the website.

Data safety and protection

The Central Chamber of Commerce will not receive information about the submitted notifications or their content. We care about the privacy of the users of the service, which is why the data safety of the service is important to us. Our service is based on the Globaleaks platform developed in 2011 by an active user community. We ensure the data safety level of the service together with our technical and security specialists. The access control, technical data safety and background processes of the service meet high data safety standards and the best industry practices. All notifications are encrypted after submission, using the PGP encryption system. We do not store users’ IP addresses or other identifying information, and we also offer the ability to submit notifications through the TOR network.

Service prices

Fee for setting up a notification channel

Membership price for member companies of chambers of commerce 300 € + VAT. 24%. Normal price 500 € + VAT. 24%.

Monthly fee for the notification channel

The monthly fee for the service is based on the number of employees in the company.

Number of employees under 100

Number of employees under 100

  • Membership price 150 € / month
  • Normal price 180 € / month
  • Billing periods: 3, 6 or 12 months
Number of employees 101 to 1000

Number of employees 101 to 1000

  • Membership price 300 € / month
  • Normal price 360 € / month
  • Billing periods: 3, 6 or 12 months
Number of employees         1001+

Number of employees 1001+

  • Membership price 500 € / month
  • Normal price 600 € / month
  • Billing periods: 3, 6 or 12 months

Service provider: Central Chamber of Commerce

Fill out the order form or send us a contact request.

Order the Notification Channel

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Processing of notifications

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We will open the Notification Channel for your company in about two weeks. After receiving your order, we will send you an e-mail confirmation and terms and conditions, and we will review the issues related to opening the channel.

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Would you like to report suspected malpractice?

Through this website, companies can acquire a Notification Channel for themselves. Malpractice or suspicions of are reported through each company’s own Notification Channel. You can get information about each company’s Notification Channel from the company itself, for example, from the company’s website. The Central Chamber of Commerce does not receive reports of suspected malpractice.