Explosives Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

If you wish to purchase, transport or handle explosive substances for non-commercial purposes, you will need regulatory approval.

This may be limited in content and space and may be subject to conditions insofar as this is necessary to prevent dangers, disadvantages or nuisances for third parties. Authorisation is normally granted for a period of five years.

  • Certificate of safety
  • Proof of expertise
  • Proof of need


  • deutsche Staatsangehörigkeit
  • den Wohnsitz oder gewöhnlichen Aufenthalt mindestens drei Jahre ununterbrochen in Deutschland

Related Links

  • § 27 Gesetz über explosionsgefährliche Stoffe (SprengG)

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