Permission to handle and traffic in explosive substances on a commercial manner

If your business requires the handling and traffic of explosive substances, you need a permit to do so. As a rule, proof of your personal reliability, professional competence and, where applicable, your financial capacity and certain spatial conditions is required. Companies operating in the field of mountain inspection should observe the service " Permission for the commercial handling and transport of explosive substances for companies under mining supervision ".

Preconditions
For the purpose of public safety and the protection of the physical integrity of third parties, an examination of the conditions, which include: an assessment of reliability and personal suitability, a special specialist, proof of age (completion of the age of 21) and an examination of requirements relating to the intended place of use Include. As a permit holder, you can be both a natural and a legal entity.

Hints
You must apply for permission for individual activities and describe in concrete terms the nature of the explosive substances.

Responsible for the content
Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Gender Equality

Last update or date of publication
13.09.2018