Commissioning display low frequency system Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

You want to operate a low-frequency system or a direct current system? Then you have to report them to the responsible immission control authority under certain conditions.

As an operator of a low-frequency system with a nominal voltage of 110 KV or more or a direct current system, you are obliged to notify the competent authority of this before commissioning or a significant change.

The competent authority shall examine the notification and record the installation in its plant register.

  • Display with the data relevant for the system
  • Site plan

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The prerequisite is that

  • the installation is located on a plot of land in the area of a development plan or within a contiguous built-up district or on a plot of land developed with residential buildings in the outdoor area or crosses such land,
  • the plant or its substantial modification does not require a permit, planning approval or other official decision that takes into account the interests of immission control.

Related Links

  • ยง 7 Ordinance on Electromagnetic Fields (26th BImSchV)

The notification shall be submitted in writing by post or electronically to the competent authority.

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Lower Saxony Ministry for the Environment, Energy, Building and Climate Protection

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