Request lost property / Bremerhaven Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.
During the opening hours the lost property office is the contact for personal requests for lost items Receive insurance confirmations for not found bicycles and other lost property (fee 6 EUR) Duty for found objects (Note: This is also possible at any police station in Bremerhaven).
In order to recover a lost item, ownership of it must be proven. Proofs are for example A spare key, Purchase receipts, Photos or other identifiers. For collection is required: identity card or passport of the owner as a representative of a person, his/her own identity card or passport, as well as a power of attorney and an identity document of the person authorised to collect Fees or a finder's fee may be charged at the time of collection.
Hints for finders Finders are entitled to a finder's reward and the return of the lost property if it is not collected by the owner within 6 months. In case of return to the finder, an administration fee will be charged. Both claims must already be made when the lost property is handed over. The statutory finder's fee is 5 percent for an estimated value of the object of up to 500 Euro, 3 percent for an added value of 500 Euro and 3 percent for animals. Exceptions: Personal documents and keys cannot be given to the finder in order to protect personal data and privacy. This also applies to mobile phones and other local data carriers whose data cannot be deleted by the finding office. The following applies to lost property in public authorities or transport companies: A finder's fee is only paid from a value of 50 euros and the acquisition of property is excluded. For lost property in private business premises applies: The claim to a finder's reward and also the acquisition of ownership is only possible if a waiver by the business owner is present. Lost property in bus & tram If you have lost or left something in the tram or bus, please contact the lost property office of BremerhavenBus at (0471) 3003-550 or www.bremerhavenbus.de . Online search Lost property can also be searched for online. The lost property of BremerhavenBus can also be searched online. The online search is updated daily.
If you have lost an item, you can either search for it under "Lost property online" or ask the lost property office during opening hours. Written confirmations for bicycles or other lost property not found will be issued during opening hours. Should a lost property contain references to a specific person, the lost property office will be notified immediately.