Welcome to VFA-Interlift e.V.

VFA-Interlift e.V is an industry-based association of SMEs which can boast approx. 230 member companies with an annual turnover of around 1 billion euros. Its members manufacture lifts and their components. We’re delighted to welcome you to the VFA website. On the following pages we’d like to give you an overview of the history and objectives of our Association and the services it provides. VFA sponsors the world’s biggest lift exhibition, namely interlift in Augsburg. The Association offers further training at seminars and conferences via the VFA Academy, and is actively involved in German, European, and international legislation and standardisation.


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VFA-Interlift e.V. was founded in 1987 as an association to promote the use of lifts and escalators.

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Our speed and flexibility are a major advantage – within the Association as well as among SMEs.

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Information about the range of (further) training, participation in exhibitions, and specialist conferences.



VFA is the home for companies in the lift sector.


Advice & consulting for members

VFA members have the opportunity to use the services of 7 experts at favourable terms and conditions. The initial session is free, and you can choose from a variety of topics.