Operation of a shooting range in enclosed spaces: Display Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

There is no obligation to permit the operation of shooting ranges where shots are fired in enclosed spaces exclusively for the testing of weapons or ammunition, but only a written notification requirement.

Documents may be required. Please contact the appropriate body.


  • Proof of reliability in accordance with Section 5 of the Arms Act (WaffG)
  • Proof of personal suitability in accordance with Section 6 Of the WaffG
  • Proof of insurance against liability for damage resulting from the operation of the shooting site at the amount required by law
  • § 6 Waffengesetz (WaffG)
  • § 5 Waffengesetz (WaffG)

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  • § 27 Abs. 2 Waffengesetz (WaffG)

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