Arcades Permission

The operation of an arcade or a similar company is subject to approval.

Permission to operate an arcade or similar companies according to § 33i of the Industrial Code (GewO) as well as permission for the construction and operation of an arcade according to § 2 of the Brandenburg Gambling Hall Act (BbgSpielhG).

Anyone who wants to operate an arcade or a similar company on a commercial basis, which serves exclusively or predominantly the installation of play equipment or the organization of other games within the meaning of § 33c (1) sentence 1 or § 33d (1) sentence 1 GewO, requires the respective permission of the respective competent authority.

  • Application by a natural person
  • Application form (fully completed and signed)
  • Certificate of good conduct and information from the Central Trade Register for submission to a
  • Authority (GZR) Document type "O"
  • ? This information can be obtained from the residents' registration office responsible for the place of residence at
  • the intended use: 0401-III-3214-09 03/A and must not be older than three months.
  • Information about entries in the debtor register until 31.12.2012 (§ 915a ZPO old law)
  • ? To apply to the district court of the place of residence and/or the commercial establishment at that time.
  • Information about entries in the Central Debtor Register of the Central Enforcement Court
  • - www.vollstreckungsportal.de (§ 882 b/h ZPO)
  • Information about entries in the insolvency register of the district court in whose district the applicant had a residence or a commercial establishment in the last three years (§ 26 InsO)
  • Certificate in tax matters of the competent tax office
  • Protocol of the acceptance of the building supervisory office Floor plan of the company (scale 1:100) from the location and spatial design of the company
  • are sufficiently visible. In addition to the operating rooms, this also includes all ancillary rooms and rooms for the staff.
  • Installation permit for the installation of slot machines, according to § 33 c (1) GewO
     
  • Application of a legal entity (e.B. GmbH, AG):
  • Application form (completed and signed)
  • (in the case of legal persons with several legal representatives, the personal details of the representatives must be provided on a supplement)
  • Information from the Central Trade Register for submission to an authority (GZR)
  • ? This information must be requested from the responsible trade office under the purpose of use: 0401-III-3214-09 03/A and must not be older than three months.
  • Information about entries in the debtor register until 31.12.2012 (§ 915a ZPO old law)
  • ? To apply to the district court of the main commercial establishment at that time.
  • Information about entries in the Central Debtor Register of the Central Enforcement Court
  • - www.vollstreckungsportal.de (§ 882 b/h ZPO)
  • Information about entries in the insolvency register of the district court in whose district the applicant had a commercial main establishment in the last three years (§ 26 InsO)
  • Certificate in tax matters of the competent tax office
  • Protocol of the acceptance of the building supervisory office Floor plan of the company (scale 1:100) from which the location and spatial design of the operation are sufficiently visible. In addition to the operating rooms, this also includes all ancillary rooms and rooms for the staff.
  • Installation permit for the installation of slot machines, according to § 33 c (1) GewO
  • If the company is registered with the local court, an excerpt from the register
  • Shareholders' agreement for companies in incorporation (pre-companies)
  • For each managing director or all authorized representatives under law, articles of association or shareholders' agreement:
  • Certificate of good conduct and information from the Central Trade Register for submission to an authority (GZR) Document type "O"
  • ? This information must be requested from the residents' registration office responsible for the place of residence under the purpose of payment: 0401-III-3214-09 03/A and must not be older than three months.
  • Information about entries in the debtor register until 31.12.2012 (§ 915a ZPO old law)
  • ? To apply to the district court of the place of residence and/or the commercial establishment at that time.
  • Information about entries in the Central Debtor Register of the Central Enforcement Court
  • - www.vollstreckungsportal.de (§ 882 b/h ZPO)
  • Information about entries in the insolvency register of the district court in whose district the applicant had a residence or a commercial establishment in the last three years (§ 26 InsO)
  • Certificate in tax matters of the competent tax office

Preconditions

Regulated in § 33i Gewerbeordnung and in the Brandenburgischer Spielhallengesetz:

https://bravors.brandenburg.de/de/gesetze-212733

Hints

The Brandenburg Gambling Hall Act must be observed.

§ 33i Industrial Code (GewO)
Ordinance on Gaming Equipment and Other Games with The Possibility of Winning (Gaming Ordinance - SpielV)
§ 11 Gewerbeordnung (GewO) (Data Protection Notice)

§ 2 Brandenburg Gambling Hall Act (BbgSpielhG)

Related Links

  • Brandenburg Gambling Hall Act (BbgSpielhG)

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Ministry of Economy and Energy

Last update or date of publication
29.03.2019