Municipal investment assets

The city of Beckum has to fulfil a large number of public tasks for its residents. The city of Beckum fulfils this obligation directly as part of its budget management or participates in private companies to fulfil its tasks.

Economic activity is part of the essence of municipal self-government protected in Article 28 (2) of the Basic Law.

The legal framework for the economic activity of the municipalities is set by §§ 107 ff. Municipal Code for the State of North Rhine-Westphalia. These provisions regulate the conditions under which economic activity or participation under private law by municipalities and associations of municipalities is permitted.

For the years 2015 to 2018, the participation report is shown as an annex to the consolidated financial statements .