Assembly of Partners

According to the Partnership Agreement, the partners of Helmholtz Zentrum München are the Federal Republic of Germany, represented by the Federal Minister for Education and Research and the Free State of Bavaria, represented by the Bavarian Minister of Finance.

Necessary funding is, as a rule, provided by the Federal Government and the Free State of Bavaria (in this case represented by the Bavarian State Minister of Sciences, Research and the Arts) at a ratio of 90:10, according to the "Framework Agreement on Research Promotion" of November 28, 1975 and the Implementation Agreement of June 26, 1978.

The Assembly of Partners decides, among other things, on amendments to the Partnership Agreement, on the financial statutes, the approval of the annual financial statements, the discharge of the members of the Board of Directors and the Supervisory Board from all liability as well as the nomination procedure and the election of Supervisory Board members.