Register of craftsmen Registration by granting a right to exercise according to § 7a HwO

Without a master craftsman's examination, the applicant or the farm manager may, if necessary, obtain a right to exercise in accordance with §7a of the Crafts Code (HwO) from the competent authority. In addition, the granting of an exemption permit could be considered.

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Certificate of the journeyman's examination/skilled worker examination Certificate of the master craftsman's examination in the trade Certificates of other courses and examinations (e.B. final examination at a university or university of applied sciences, technician, industrial master, specialist courses and courses) Proof of the knowledge and skills required for the right to exercise


Preconditions
Anyone who already operates a craft subject to licensing can obtain a right to practising another craft subject to authorisation or for essential activities of this trade if: the knowledge and skills required for this are demonstrated. Previous professional experience and activities are taken into account.

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Lower Saxony Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Transport

Last update or date of publication
12.07.2021