Permit for the commercial handling and traffic of explosive substances

If your business activity requires the handling and traffic of explosive substances, you need a permit for this.
As a rule, proof of your personal reliability, your professional suitability and, if necessary, your financial capacity and certain spatial conditions is required.

Companies that are active in the field of mining supervision, please note the service " Permit for the commercial handling and traffic of explosive substances for companies under mining supervision ".

  • Application form

Related Links

  • § 9 Explosives Act (SprengG)

Preconditions

For public safety and for the protection of the physical integrity of third parties, an examination of the requirements is carried out, which inter alia

  • an examination of reliability and personal suitability,
  • a special expertise,
  • proof of age (completion of the age of 21) and
  • an examination of requirements relating to the intended place of use

contain. As the holder of a permit, you can be both a natural and a legal person.

Hints

You must apply for a permit for individual activities and describe the type of explosive substances in detail.

Related Links

  • § 7 Explosives Act (SprengG)

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

Last update or date of publication
13.09.2018