Skiing guide - full license

General information

Legal basis: § 22 ff Salzburger Schischul- und Snowboardschulgesetz (Salzburg Ski School and Snowboarding School Law), LGBl Nr 83/1989 as amended.

License for the occupational activity as a skiing guide. The activity includes the guiding or accompanying of winter-sports guests when skiing, without giving skiing lessons. The “full” skiing guide license entitles graduates of the skiing guide course to ski tours of a one-day maximum and to accompaniment on pistes and slopes in non-controlled areas in the proximity of marked pistes (“variant skiing”). Ski tours lasting more than one day must only be carried out by holders of the alpine guide license.




- Citizenship of an EU or EEA country - Main residency in an EU or EEA country - Reliability (judicial record or comparable evidence from the country of main residency) - Suitable state of health for the job (official medical record or result of a sports-medical examination by the Austrian Institute for Sports Medicine or a comparable institution of an EU or EEA country) - Professional qualification and sufficient professional experience (government certified skiing instructor, further education, skiing guide course of the alpine guide training, business-qualification examination or a course recognised as equivalent by the Regional Government of Land Salzburg)


This form will be submitted directly to the responsible authority, and will not be sent via the single point of contact.

Link to the form

Responsible department

Regional Government Office of Land Salzburg Department 1 Economy, Research and Tourism 1/05 Sub-Department Tourism

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