Zoo trade (vertebrates), permit Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

If you wish to trade in vertebrates, you need permission from your competent veterinary office. Note: In the case of trade in protected animals, there is also an obligation to notify with proof of origin and EC certificate to the Governing Board.

Commercial register extract from the country where the main company headquarters is located Translation Commercial Register Extract Proof of expertise informal application Identity card / passport and registration certificate of the municipality of residence


A separate platform has been developed for online application. On the so-called service platform you can submit your applications electronically and much more! You are welcome to get your own picture of the application in advance without registering in advance. Use the simulation to do this. In order to make full use of the online application process, you must first register with the online application procedure.

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Section 11 (1) s. 1 No. 3b TierSchG General administrative provision for the implementation of the Animal Welfare Act Obligation to notify species protection: Section 7 of the Federal Species Protection Ordinance Article 8 of Regulation (EC) No 338/97 (for issuing an EC certificate)

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